Poet of Friesland in ‘Fryslân from above’


On Friday, April 24, the poem ‘Anne and Arie’ by Poet of Friesland, Nyk de Vries, was featured in ‘Fryslân from above’. The poem was written by islanders on the beaches of Vlieland, Terschelling, Ameland and Schiermonnikoog and this produced beautiful images.

‘Fryslân from above’ is a project of the Frisian municipalities, Leeuwarden-Fryslian 2028, Omrop Fryslân and the Leeuwarder Courant.


Poet of Fryslân writes poem for ‘Bosk’ by Arcadia


‘Wanderer’ is the latest poem by Sigrid Kingma as the Poet of Fryslân. Also available today in the Friesch Dagblad, the Leeuwarder Courant and on the website of Omrop Fryslân.

Poet of Frylân invited to Sardinia literary festival


Poet of Fryslân Sigrid Kingma has been invited to a literary festival in Sardinia. She heard this on Tuesday evening during a visit by a delegation of Italian language minorities to Fryslân.