News and Updates

April 2021 - My poem 'Red Kite at a Football Match' has been selected by Jonathan Edwards and the PW team for the Spring 2021 edition of the journal. Copies can be bought here... 

May 2021 - My poem 'Wild Boars' has won first prize in the South Downs Poetry Festival Competition and my poem 'Crundale Buckle' has been highly commended in this years SDPF awards also. 

18th October 2021 - My poem 'Barbecuing in the Snow' has been commended in the Verve Poetry Competition 2022 and will appear in the anthology for the competition. I also look forward to reading this poem at the festival taking place in the Birmingham Hippodrome on 20th February 2022.

December 2021 - Perfect Timing, my first pamphlet, has been released by tall-lighthouse press. The pamphlet can be purchased here: books | Tall Lighthouse (

May 2022 - two of my poems have been selected in the Ver Poets Competition Anthology