Portfolio

What you need to know about having a sick friend
Winner of The New Poets Prize. Pamphlet ‘Queen of Hearts’ to be published by Poetry Business June 2022
Hospice at Christmas Article
Winner of Magdelena Prize
2020 Featured Artist
25/09/2020, Ten minute segment of my poetry & interview
‘This is Me’ Curator, & Policy Young Expert
Society of Authors Panel on Resilience
Serious Illness and Grieving the Self
Workshop Series & Commissioned Poem
Poem – Death Rattle
‘Other Half’ poem published Jan 2020
‘Where I’d Watch Plastic Trees Not Grow’, shortlisted for Saboteur Awards
Poem ‘This is Moving On’ published June 2020
Nymph and Thugs Interview and Appearance
3rd Place Wells Festival of Literature Young People’s competition
Read poem on Acumen
Literary Editor at Student Pages 2019/2020
Winner of the Personal Achievement Award in the North West Cultural Education Awards
Poetry and Personal Experience Article
Winner of Northern Writers Award for Poetry 2020
Eleven Poems Published by The Poetry Society Website
Featured in Wordsworth 250 2nd and 4th Podcast episodes
Write Where you Are Now
Poem – 10th April 2020
Blogger in Residence @ Stanza Poetry Festival 2021
Poem featured in Issue 80, Avatars
Commissioned by New Creatives – a talent development scheme supported by Arts Council England and BBC Arts
Poem featured on BBC Radio 4 Poetry Please. Chosen by Kim Moore.
Butcher’s Dog issue 15, poem ‘Age Progression Software’.
Featured in ‘Why Disabled People can’t #DeleteFacebook’
Commended in Magma Judge’s Prize
Creativity in the Dark article
Runner up in ‘For Good’ Category. Essay on page 186
Poem ‘Emotional Regulation Disorder’ published by Tealight Press
Reviewer in Residence Durham Book Festival 2019
Sept 2019 Propellor Ensemble Poetry Commission (video)
When I Tell You About My Day’ published in Bletchley Park x Poetry Society pamphlet
Writing Squad Graduate 2020
Winner of Young People’s Poetry Competition 2018 with poem ‘Grandad’
Reviewer in Residence 2018-21

Work not available on line/ is included in anthologies & magazines:

Popshot Quarterly – ‘I always fall in love inside Hospitals’, in the Feb 2021 Intimacy edition

Brittle Star – ‘James Bond with a Stairlift’ and ‘It Happened so Fast’ in issues 47&48

Fly on the Wall – ‘Ravensglass’ March 2021

Poetry Salzburg – Three poems in issue 32

Acumen – Two Poems

Obsessed With Pipework – ‘Decompose With Me’ issue 89

‘The Fells Whispered Goodbye’ Published in the nature anthology ‘This Place I Know’.