poetry

2018
Troubadour International Poetry Competition, Faber Books Runner-Up. Judges: Daljit Nagra and Jo Shapcott.
Birds of Passage : Spotting Travellers in Thomas Bewick’s A History of British Birds’, Literary Birds Conference, Durham Book Festival, Durham University.
Poems After The Blaydon Races, Tyne and Wear Archives. (Editor).

2017
'A Curious Case', two etchings with Julia McKinlay. A permanent public artwork for 40th Anniversary of Law School Library, Newcastle University.
‘Manes’, Steps In Time Smartphone App, Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts.
The Golden Mic, Neverending Books, Connecticut, USA.
Jackalope with Jacob Polley, The Bridge Folk Club.
Butcher’s Dog Issue 9 Launch, The Poetry CafĂ©, London.
'Moveable Type', Creative Practice Completion Symposium, Hospitalfield Art Centre. (Organiser).
‘A Traveller’s Poetry of Witness’, Newcastle Poetry Festival.
50th Anniversary Anthology Launch, Leeds Trinity and All Saints.
‘Wonderful Fish’, Inspiring Futures (Indigo Dreams).
‘Lolcatz’, What She Knew: Writers Respond to Lydia Davis, (Papaya Press).

2016
‘Vignettes to Verse’, Printmaking Today, 100th Edition, Vol. 25. No.4, (Winter).
'Lunar Mare', film-poem installation with Phil Begg (Hapsburg Braganza), Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead as part of two-year residency.
'These times should be treated with caution', installation with Alexia Mellor to celebrate 50th Anniversary of Basil Bunting’s Briggflatts. Northern Landscapes, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle Poetry Festival.
‘Spots of Time’, Multiples: Society of Wood Engravers’ Journal.
Wood Picture’, Birmingham Journal of Literature and Language, Vol. 7, (Feb).
The Dead Cannot Write, Podcast, Newcastle University.
Poetry and Print: Open Archives at Great North Museum, International Print Biennale.
Poetry on the River with Peter Bennet, Old Low Light, North Shields.
Five Poets Go To Ernest’s with Ontario Laureate, Kim Fahner, Ouseburn, Newcastle.
Briggflatts: A Collaborative Basil Bunting Commemoration, Morden Tower, Newcastle.
The Cold Boat with Carolyn Forché, Newcastle University.
Poetry Parlour with Cynthia Fuller, Darlington.
Leeds Trinity University Writers’ Festival.

2015
Polished, film-poem installation for The Late Shows, Newcastle City Library.
Leviathan, film-poem outstallation, Newcastle University Campus for BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead residency.
Re-imagining Wordsworth, Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere.
‘Considering: The Long Journey’, Multiples: Society of Wood Engravers’ Journal.
Write Around the Toon, Culture Lab, Newcastle. (Lead Creative).
First Thursday, Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts.
The Lifeboat, Bookfinders, Queens University Belfast.
Wordspace, Medusa Bar, Horsforth, Leeds.
Literature and Creative Writing Research Forum, Newcastle.

2014
Poet in Residence, Great North Museum: The Hancock.
'A New Practice-Led Bewick Study’,  Literary & Philosphical Society Library, Newcastle.
Butcher’s Dog Issue 4 Launch, Empty Shop, Durham.
Black Light Engine Room, Westgarth, Middlesbrough.
‘Receiver of Wrecks’, The Ofi Press, Issue 38
Melita Hume Poetry Prize for Under 30s, Shortlist.
Bridport Poetry Prize, Shortlist.

2013
Poems After Frida with Pascale Petite, La Cantina, Darlington.

2012
‘Frequency’, Book Apothecary, Stephenson Works, Newcastle.
Northern Promise Award, New Writing North.