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Reading & Workshop Facilitation at Ty Newydd Creative Writing Centre in July-August, 23

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Delighted to be reading poems as the guest reader and supporting Poetry Wales editor Zoë Brigley's summer poetry retreat weekend at Literature Wales' Ty Newydd Creative Writing Centre.  I shall be reading on the Saturday evening from my upcoming 2024 first collection, as well as discussing my journey through the first poetry collection with Wales' biggest poetry publisher Seren Books.  Full details about this course can be found at the Ty Newydd website: https://www.tynewydd.wales/course/retreat-editing-and-submitting-poems/

Poem published in Aesthetica Creative Writing Award 2023 anthology

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Being shortlisted for the Aesthetica Creative Writing prize was such an honour. All shortlisted poems and prose have been published in a beautiful anthology and it is a priviledge to be selected among the best of British poetry and literature. The 2023 Aesthetica Creative Writing Anthology is available  here  for purchase:

Poem translated into Welsh by Eisteddfod-winning bard Osian Wyn Owen

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Such an immense honour to have the Welsh language poetry magazine Barddas commission a translation of one of my poems into Welsh. The translator is the Eisteddfod-winning bard Osian Wyn Owen. Many thanks to Nia Morais , commissioner of 'New Voices' for the kind recommendation.