On-line launch of Places of Poetry anthology, 1st October. Free tickets available here.
Short-listed in Live Canon Competition
August: Reading at on-line launch of Magma Act Your Age issue. July: Poem in Magma, Act Your Age issue. Commended poem in Editor's Prize, on Magma website. May: Two poems in Finished Creatures. On-line reading and Q&A, with Emma Wright of the Emma Press. 'Catch-up' available here. March: Commended in the Magma Editors' Prize. February: Verve Poetry Festival, Birmingham. Reading in Emma Press Showcase with Sascha Aurora Akhtar, Conor Cleary and Maarja Pärtna. January: Reading by Magma Competition winners to promote 2020 competition. Chener Books, East Dulwich. Featured article 'Poets I go back to' in the spring 2020 issue of The North.
December: Reading at Cafe Writers, Norwich, November: Reading at Poetry in Aldeburgh Festival. September:
Reading at Trowbridge Stanza. August: Soho Radio broadcast, Poetry Parlour. June: Reading at Vortex Club, Dalston. Poem in Magma 74. May: Launch of Elastic Glue at the Seven Dials Club, London. Featured on Proletarian Poet blog. March: Second Prize, Editors' Prize, Magma Poetry Competition. Prize-winners Reading in London. Reading at the Wordsworth Museum, Grasmere, with fellow 2017/18 alumni of the Poetry Business Writing School. February: Publication of Elastic Glue.