writer ~ producer ~ facilitator
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poetry

"crimson waltzes with the ground to the tune of

a stolen shopping trolley full of melancholy

we are nothing but 5p bag citizens,

disposable, toying with suicide

like we do with the wind”

Reality is often painful so I write to escape that pain, or to create worlds where that pain can be painted as something beautiful. Although I'm not the biggest fan of my work, it has led me to be commissioned by the likes of the RSC, Apples & Snakes, the Royal Court Theatre, Nationwide and more. 

I've harassed ears across the UK and beyond reading my poems, as well as leading workshops in schools, youth clubs, universities, at teacher conferences and anyone else who'll let me in. You can too, if you like: get in touch (and I may even send you some new work).

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