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.

The Horses Still Run – Jennie E. Owen

The Horses Still Run

Jennie E. Owen has been widely published online, in literary journals and anthologies.  She teaches Creative Writing for The Open University and lives in Lancashire with her husband and three children. Jennie is currently working on a poetry PhD with MMU.

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.

Those tiny single shoes – Rachael Clyne

Those tiny single shoes

Rachael Clyne is from Glastonbury: her collection Singing at the Bone Tree (Indigo Dreams) concerns eco-issues, her pamphlet, Girl Golem (4Word Press) explores her Jewish, migrant background.  Her new collection, You’ll Never Be Anyone Else, will be published by Seren in 2023. It expands on themes of identitiy, including sexual orientation.