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Essays, Articles
& Reviews


  • Three Reviews: Harry Josephine Gile's THEM! (Picador), Tamar Yoseloff's Belief Systems (Nine Arches), Imtiaz Dharker's Shadow Reader (Bloodaxe) in The Poetry Society Spring Bulletin.

  • Three Reviews: Victoria Kennefick's egg/shell (Carcanet), Isabel Galleymore's Baby Schema​ (Carcanet), Gillian Clark's The Silence (Carcanet) in The Poetry Society Spring Bulletin.



  • Three Reviews: Kwame Dawes' Sturge Town (Peepal Tree Press), Kostya Tsolakis Greekling (Nine Arches Press), David Wheatley Child Ballad (Carcanet Press) in The Poetry Society Winter Bulletin.

  • 'Chicken Blood: Placing my Traveller Ethnicity in North East England', an illustrated lyric essay, WritersMosaic, Royal Literary Fund.

  • Three Reviews: Jacqueline Saphra's Velvel's Violin (Nine Arches), Mary Jean Chan's Bright Fear (Faber), Mary Oliver's Devotions: The Selected Poems (Penguin) in The Poetry Society Autumn Bulletin.

  • Three Reviews: Airea D Matthews' Bread & Circus (Picador), Selima Hill's Women in Comfortable Shoes (Bloodaxe), Lisa Kelly's The House of the Interpreter (Carcanet) in The Poetry Society Summer Bulletin.

  • Three Reviews: Liz Berry's The Home Child (Chatto), Will Harris' Brother Poem (Granta), Peter Bennett's Naylor & Folly Wood (Bloodaxe) in The Poetry Society Spring Bulletin.



  • Review 'Our Earth Inmost': Linda France's The Knucklebone Floor (Smokestack), Pippa Little's Time Begins to Hurt (Arc), and Selena Nwulu's A Little Resurrection (Bloomsbury):The Poetry Review.


  • 'Poetry as Patrìn', Why I Write Poetry, (Nine Arches Press).



  • ‘Spots of Time in Andrew Motion’s Destination Norfolk’, Multiples, (Society of Wood Engravers).

  • ‘Vignettes to Verse’, 100th Edition, Vol. 25. No.4, (PrintmakingToday).


  • ‘Considering The Long Journey’, Multiples, (Society of Wood Engravers).

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