Milton Keynes Libraries and Milton Keynes Islamic Arts & Culture are set to co-host an online open mic poetry night that will showcase the works created by local poets during lockdown.
The co-hosts of the event have encouraged as many locals as possible to join in. On Facebook, they posted: "Join us on 23rd March for 'Lines of Lockdown', this open mic night is an opportunity to showcase those verses you have been putting together during lockdown! Or to just watch and listen to some amazing poets from the community.
"In celebration of UNESCO World Poetry Day, MKIAC and MK Libraries are offering a safe and inclusive space for people to come together, to capture the creative spirit of the human mind. We welcome linguistic diversity through expression - you can perform in any language you feel comfortable with!
"E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to save a slot or you can simply watch the event on MKIAC's Facebook page on the 23rd March."
The event is free to enter and is available to amateur and professional talent alike.
For more information about the event, you can also visit the official Facebook page by clicking here.