Taylor Edmonds

Taylor Edmonds is a writer, performer, critic and marketing & social media manager from Barry in South Wales. She recently completed her MA in Creative Writing at Cardiff University and is currently based in Cardiff. Taylor is also a team member of Where I’m Coming From, an open mic and platform for BAME/underrepresented writers in […]

Annie Brechin

Annie Brechin has published in Stand, Magma, The Wolf, B O D Y, Rising, Paris Lit Up and others. She won a Jerwood/Arvon Young Poets Apprenticeship in 2003. During time in Prague she was a Poetry Editor of The Prague Revue and co-ran the open mic night Alchemy. While in Dubai she published her first […]

Richard Georges

Richard Georges is an author of essays, stories, and three collections of poetry. His work has appeared in Prelude, Smartish Pace, The Poetry Review, WILDNESS, Wasafiri, The White Review and elsewhere. He lives and works in the British Virgin Islands. Publications “The Only Way to Find Where We Must Go”, Poetry Wales (Volume 55.3, Spring […]

Lauren Pope

Lauren Pope is from Los Angeles, and resides in Edinburgh. Her poetry pamphlet, Announce This, was published by Templar Poetry, and shortlisted for the 2018 Callum Macdonald Memorial Awards. She is a 2019 Manchester Poetry Prize Finalist, and was Highly Commended in the 2018 Wigtown Poetry Competition. Her work has appeared in publications such as Gutter, Magma, […]

Sheenagh Pugh

Sheenagh Pugh lived for many years in Wales but now lives in Shetland. She has published many collections with Seren including a Selected and a Later Selected; her current collection is Afternoons Go Nowhere (Seren 2019).  She has also published two novels and a critical study on fan fiction. Her website is at https://sheenagh.wixsite.com/sheenaghpugh and […]

Alan Kellermann

Alan Kellermann was born in Wisconsin, USA and lives in Swansea. His first collection is You, Me and the Birds. His work has appeared, among other journals, in Poetry Ireland Review, Poetry Wales, Planet, has been recorded for BBC Radio, and has been filmed and featured on The Crunch online magazine. He lectures at Swansea […]

Natalie Ann Holborow

Natalie Ann Holborow is a writer, digital content specialist and marathon-runner. She was the winner of both the Terry Hetherington Award and Robin Reeves Prize in 2015 and has been shortlisted and commended for various other awards including the Bridport Prize, The Poetry Society’s National Poetry Competition and the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Prize. Her […]

Bethany W Pope

Bethany W Pope has won many literary awards and published several novels and collections of poetry. Nicholas Lezard, writing for The Guardian, described Bethany’s latest book as ‘poetry as salvation’…..’This harrowing collection drawn from a youth spent in an orphanage delights in language as a place of private escape.’ She currently lives and works in […]

John McAuliffe

John McAuliffe’s fifth book The Kabul Olympics is published by The Gallery Press in April 2020.  His versions of the Bosnian poet Igor Klikovac, Stockholm Syndrome (Smith Doorstop), was a Poetry Book Society Spring Pamphlet Choice in 2019, and his previous book The Way In (Gallery) won the Michael Hartnett Award in 2016.He lives in […]

Jodie Hollander

Jodie Hollander was raised in a family of classical musicians. She studied poetry in England, and her poems have appeared in journals such as The Poetry Review, The Yale Review, PN Review, The Dark Horse, The New Criterion, The Rialto, Verse Daily, The Best Australian Poems of 2011, and The Best Australian Poems of 2015. Her debut full-length collection, […]