About Jim Monaghan
Jim Monaghan is a poet based in Govanhill, Glasgow. A veteran of Scotland's Spoken Word and Poetry scene, he hosts a monthly "spoken word cabaret", Word Up, at The Stand Comedy Club. Jim is a member of Bruce Morton's comedy collective "The Greater Shawlands Republic". His poetry collection "Cumnock and Other Places" was published by Speculative Books in 2018, a second collection of his work "For Auld Intensive Purposes" is due to be released in July this year.