Charge Nurse – Helen Kay

Charge Nurse

Helen’s pamphlet, This Lexia & Other Languages ( was born in 2020. She curates a project supporting dyslexic creatives. She is known on fb for her diva hen puppet, Nigella. In 2021 she was a finalist for the Brotherton Prize. Website:  fb Helen Kay twitter: @HelenKay166

Boy as Bubble – Leanne Moden

Boy as Bubble

Leanne Moden is a poet, performer and educator, based in Nottingham. She was a national semi-finalist at the BBC Edinburgh Fringe Slam in 2018, and her latest collection “Get Over Yourself” was published by Burning Eye Books in 2020.

Upright – Wendy Klein


Wendy Klein has four collections and a pamphlet, the most recent her selected:  ‘Out of the Blue’, High Window Press, 2019.  She is currently trying, unsuccessfully, to place a pamphlet featuring a friend’s medically assisted death.  All ideas welcome. Film of pamphlet ‘Let Battle Commence’ and website:

Fog in Byron Road – David Clarke

Fog in Byron Road

David Clarke’s first pamphlet Gaud won the Michael Marks Award in 2013. He has published two collections with Nine Arches Press (most recently The Europeans in 2019) and a further pamphlet, Scare Stories, with V Press. The Field in Winter will be published by Nine Arches in the autumn of 2023.