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Publications & Competitions



2019  Mingled Space  V. Press 


2022 - Short listed in the Candlestick Press

'Christmas Stories' poetry competition

2018 - Inaugural winner of the

V. Press Prize for Poetry at University of Worcester

(Debut pamphlet: Mingled Space 2019

2018 - Second Prize (and further poem highly commended) 

Christabel Hopesmith NHS 70 Poetry Competition 

Judges: Wendy Cope and Lachlan McKinnon. 

2017 - Commended in the

Welshpool Poetry Competition 

Judge: James Sheard.

Anthologised Poems:

'Back to Baking' & 'Yes! And then'

A Tale of Two Cities: Worcester UK & USA  Call & Response Anthology

Black Pear Press (2022)


'The Return'  

Hope is a Group Project

The Wee Sparrow Poetry Press (2022)

'Your Quarrel'  

These Are The Hands: Poems from the Heart of the NHS

Fair Acre Press (2020) 

'First Last Offices' 

These Are The Hands: Poems from the Heart of the NHS 

Fair Acre Press (2020) 


Home on the Move: Two Poems Go On a Journey 

Parthian (2019) 

'You Never Forget Your First Patients | Hassan' in 

Body and Soul: Poems to Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the NHS.

Whitelight Press (2018) 

'End of a Night Shift on a Nightingale Ward'  

Body and Soul: Poems to Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the NHS 

Whitelight Press (2018) 

'Duddeston Viaduct 1930' 

This Is Not Your Final Form: Poems about Birmingham 

Launched at the inaugural Verve poetry Festival.

The Emma Press (2017) 

'Prescribing the Pungent Root' 

The Physic Garden: Poems Inspired by Healing Plants 

Launched at Ledbury Poetry Festival 2017. Palewell Press (2017) 

Poems in Poetry Magazines: 

Vanishing Point (2023) Issue 8



I become a wardrobe (2021) Issue 23 

Lighthouse Journal

The Fairytale (2019) Issue 23 

Under the Radar 

Unlikely (2019) Issue 28 


Poems Online

Eight Poems through Invitation (2023)

Off The Margins

I become a wardrobe (2022)

Queen of Retreats

Bleeding from More than a Thousand Javelins (2022)

Morning Star

Panning (2021)

Ink, Sweat & Tears 

To the Woman with Grey Hair (2021) 

Tell Me Something - Poetic Licence Podcast

First Last Offices (2020) Featured Publication: 

(These Are The Hands: Poems from the Heart of the NHS) 


There is a Bridge & Remembering (2018)

Contour - A Tale of Two Cities 

A Recipe for Apricot (Haired) Charlotte (Marsh) (2018)

Suffragettes Anthology 

Listen! (2018)

Suffragettes Anthology 

Imagining a Changed Space (2017)




Memories, Moments & Mingled Space (2019)

Versopolis Poetry 


We Love to Eat: Sand-Pie Pudding to Remind Us of Summer (2016)

Family Life: The Guardian 

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