About Victoria Welton

Victoria is a forty something Mum to charismatic Grace, partner to writer and actor Ross and lives in the beautiful countryside of Somerset. A copywriter and social media executive, she has been writing poetry and lyrics for years and has been lucky enough to perform two of her songs on stage. You can find her blog at Verily Victoria Vocalises. From there she runs a poetry link every Thursday ‘Prose For Thought’. She is also a photography enthusiast, vlogger and occasional travel blogger.

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: A problem aired is a problem shared

Welcome to June’s poetry and prose round-up – and my last for a while. You see, in less than a month I shall be having my baby so I am taking a little break from editing this round-up. I need to say thanks in advance to Dawn, my co-editor, from Rhyming with Wine who will […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: Making the most of March

Welcome back to the BritMums poetry and prose round-up for the month of March, one where I have seen a plethora of different poetry offerings with plenty of creativity from the young through to those of us who are a bit longer in the tooth!  On March 21st a number of us bards celebrated World Poetry […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: Lots of news!

Welcome back to the BritMums Poetry and Prose round-up. Firstly, apologies for the lack of post last month – I am not going to list all the excuses save to say, well, you know, January! Plus, I think the poem ‘Take What You Need‘ which I wrote back in November pretty much sums up what […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: The summer of love

So, where did that go then?! No sooner do we settle in for the summer holidays than September knocks on our door and the kids are all off back to school. I don’t know about you, but I was glad to take it fairly easy on the blogging front over August and only wrote one […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: Something for every occasion

Ah June, what a month that was Politicians and all their faux pas Ah June, was a month you’ve been The likes of which we’ve never seen!                           Victoria Welton 1st July 2016 Well, I don’t know about you but after the month […]

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5 Things I am looking forward to at #BML16

Poetry & Prose Round-up co-Editor Victoria Welton is a BritMums Live veteran and shares her excitement about the event (which is only two weeks away!) here. Victoria explains… This will be my fourth year at BML and you can find out more about who I am and what I am wearing on my ‘I’m Going’ […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-up: All things seem possible in May

“The world’s favourite season is the spring.  All things seem possible in May.” –  Edwin Way Teale I’m back! This is my first round-up since January and I would like to say a big thank you to Maddy for holding the fort for me whilst I was away. I decided to choose the above quote […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-Up: Out with the old and in with the new

Out with the old and in with the new But keep the memories is what you should do 2015 – well, that is all gone 2016 – move up, and move on Victoria Welton 5th January 2016 Welcome to the January edition of the Poetry and Prose Round-up. Here’s wishing you a happy, healthy and […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: ‘Tis the Season

Tell me, who was it that stole my year? I’ve blinked, and now November, is here Bringing with it cold and misty days With fireworks setting the skies ablaze – Victoria Welton 3rd November 2015   Welcome to November and this month’s poetry and prose round up. With National Poetry Day and Halloween amongst many […]

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Poetry and Prose Roundup: An Autumnal feel

Welcome back to the BritMums poetry and prose roundup. I don’t know about you but the feeling of Autumn crept up on me before my daughter even went back to school! Of course, that means the nights are drawing in and the mornings are feeling that bit more chilly. I have to say that I […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-Up: Motivating May

Welcome to May’s poetry and prose round-up – albeit a bit late for which I sincerely apologise! I hope you are having a great month. It is not long now until BritMums Live! Just over a month away and I am really looking forward to seeing lots of you lovely people there. I don’t know […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-Up: March Madness

Welcome to March and the latest poetry and prose round-up. How has your year been so far? This month has seen a lot of new poets in bloggerland and it is great to see so much variation amongst the writers out there. A number of poems have caught my eye whether they be funny, touching, […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-Up: January and the year begins…

Afresh, afresh, lets start anew Much to see and much to do The year has begun like the bud of a flower Make it count, each day, minute and hour Victoria Welton, 6th January 2014   Welcome to the first BritMums Poetry and Prose Round-up for 2015. Happy New Creative Year! In December I took […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-Up: Remember, Remember, Here Comes November

November appears with a pop and a flash With warming food like bangers and mash The days are short, nights spent by the fire Let’s cuddle up as the flames get higher  The decs appear and the lights go on We start to hear some familiar songs May your hearts be full of the good […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-Up: Ahh, September, my Autumnal Friend.

With the summer over and done in a blaze of glory, we are back to the nights drawing in and that cosy Autumnal feeling. I think I said it last year but September feels like more of a new beginning to me than January. Something to do with it being the start of a new […]

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Poetry and Prose Round-up: Would I July to You?

    It’s come and gone for another year We shared the laughter, shed a tear With wine, awards, friends old and new Cake and nibbles and more cake too With sessions on Travel through to YouTube Ended it all with a song about boobs! Victoria Welton 1st July 2014   Well, BritMums Live has […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: May happiness be with you

It is that time of year, come what May With more than one Bank Holiday Barbecue weather, dine al fresco Bought from Morrisons, Sainsburys, Tesco Looking forward to summer sun With holidays, play and lots of fun Victoria Welton 6th May 2014 Well, here we are. May already and only six and a bit weeks […]

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Poetry and Prose: A Mixture of Marvellous Mums.

In like a lion and out like a lamb I believe that’s what they say With all this rain and all this wind Let’s hope that we see the sun’s ray The clocks go forward, days draw long Looking forward to outside play No more cooped up inside the house The beginning of sunnier days. […]

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