A Tapestry of Verse


By Dennis Shrubshall

Publisher : Silverwood Books

A Tapestry of Verse

ABOUT Dennis Shrubshall

Dennis Shrubshall
Dennis Shrubshall served as a radar operator in the Royal Air Force for 2 years during his National Service. He's been writing poetry since 1973. 'A Tapestry of Verse' is his first published collection.


A Tapestry of Verse is a varied and wide-ranging collection of poems rhymes and odes which explore life's rich tapestry. "Essex Bard" Dennis Shrubshall draws on his personal memories, his time as a National Serviceman, his friendships and his musings on comedy and romance.

The publication of  A Tapestry of Verse was initiated after one of Dennis's poems was included in Voices of the Poppies – An Anthology from Forces Poetry (published by SilverWood Books in 2008).

Dennis is a member of FLOW for All – a not-for-profit organisation which has Dame Vera Lynn as its Patron.

Proceeds from the sales of A Tapestry of Verse will be divided between the following Forces-related charities: Combat Stress, BLESMA and The National Gulf Veterans and Families Association.