Stone the Crones

Stone the Crones is a monthly spoken word night in Bristol featuring older/aging/elder women, plus accompanying monthly workshop to create material, develop skills, build confidence & community.

Stone the Crones is about finding our voices and reclaiming the concept of crone as a fierce, strong, wise elder woman.

About Beccy Golding

Beccy Golding is the creator of Stone the Crones. She will be hosting the monthly workshops and compering the spoken word events.

Beccy lives in south Bristol . She was a youth and community worker in Bristol for 15+ years and in green, independent and community publishing for 15+ years. She is currently an arts administrator, fool, writer and poet.

In 2015 Beccy created QWIM+ a menopause support community on Facebook with around 1000 members.

In 2021 Beccy was awarded an Arts Council England Developing Your Creative Practice grant to develop her practice as a poet. In 2022 Bristol City Council awarded her an Originators grant to create Stone the Crones. Thank you to both.

Stone the Crones is a monthly spoken word night in Bristol featuring older/aging/elder women, plus accompanying monthly workshop to create material, develop skills, build confidence & community.

Stone the Crones is about finding our voices and reclaiming the concept of crone as a fierce, strong, wise elder woman.

About Beccy Golding

Beccy Golding is the creator of Stone the Crones. She will be hosting the monthly workshops and compering the spoken word events.

Beccy lives in south Bristol . She was a youth and community worker in Bristol for 15+ years and in green, independent and community publishing for 15+ years. She is currently an arts administrator, fool, writer and poet.

In 2015 Beccy created QWIM+ a menopause support community on Facebook with around 1000 members.

In 2021 Beccy was awarded an Arts Council England Developing Your Creative Practice grant to develop her practice as a poet. In 2022 Bristol City Council awarded her an Originators grant to create Stone the Crones. Thank you to both.

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