Writer and serial creator. Favoured raw materials are words, food, paint and flowers.

Lover of interesting breakfasts and beautiful things.

Weakness for naps and floral patterns.

Favourite authors: Dickens, Murakami, García Márquez, Rohmer, Austen, Hardy, Du Maurier, Steinbeck, Greene.

Favourite poets: Auden, O’Hara, Keats, Carlos Williams, Bonney, Normal, Clanchy, Pratt, Bilston, Robinson, Szirtes.

Recent bylines for Dalesman, Yorkshire Life, On: Yorkshire magazine, Northern Soul magazine.

Commissioned poet for BBC Radio York’s Make a Difference campaign –


Poetry published or forthcoming in Ice Floe Press, Cold Moon Journal, Not4uCollective, Pendemic and One Hand Clapping.