Bethany Rose

“I’M

SHOWING UP

FOR THE PAIN THAT DOESN’T
HAVE A NAME.”

BETHANY ROSE

Spoken word poet and illustrator (she/her)

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Bethany Rose is an LGBT+ spoken word poet and illustrator who writes about sexuality and mental health. Beth’s poems ‘Lightbulb’ and ‘Pink’ received millions of views on BBC1 and BBC3. Her work has been seen in performances across the world on television, radio and in theatres. Beth’s first book, Neon – a collection about depression, longing, swimming pools and light – will be published in November 2020.

My favourite TED talk:

The power of vulnerability
Brené Brown