Click on the letters below to find South West based poets.  Poets are listed alphabetically by surname.

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Robert Garnham

 

Name:

Robert Garnham

Contact:

robertgarnhampoetry@hotmail.co.uk

Website:

www.robertgarnham.co.uk

 About:

 

 

Robert's work encompasses the absurdity of living mixed with truth, honesty and existential

angst, all wrapped up in the guise of comedy. He has also been published in poetry journals and

online magazines such as The OddrotKettle and Yarn, and Symmetry Pebbles

Grace Gauld

 

Name:

Grace Gauld

Contact:

grace.gauld@btinternet.com

Website:

www.theartsinwiltshire.wordpress.com/grace-gauld

 About:

A published poet/performer who has performed widely including at the Edinburgh Fringe

Festival, Grace is the coordinator of the Salisbury Poetry Cafe at Salisbury Arts Centre.

Bill Greenwell

 

Name:

Bill Greenwell

Contact:

billgreenwellcwr@aol.com

Website:

www.billgreenwell.com

 About:

 

 

Bill Greenwell is a poet, life writer and teacher, currently Lecturer in Creative Writing at the Open

University and also runs an online poetry clinic for the University of Exeter.  His collection 

'Impossible Objects' was shortlisted for the 2006 Forward Prize Best First Collection.

 

Helen Gregory

 

Name:

Helen Gregory

Contact:

helen_gregory@hotmail.com

Website:

www.hgregory.co.uk

 About:

 

 

Helen is a published author, performance poet, workshop facilitator and psychology lecturer who

has performed at festivals, theatres and clubs around England, Japan and America. Her poetry

has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4. She currently performs in poetry/music duo Yaffle.

Philip Gross

 

Name:

Philip Gross

Contact:

contact@philipgross.co.uk

Website:

www.philipgross.co.uk

 About:

 

 

Philip Gross’s collection The Water Table, won the T.S.Eliot Prize, and I Spy Pinhole Eye,

won Wales Book of the Year. His book of children’s poetry, The All-Nite Café won the Signal

Award. He is Professor of Creative Writing at Glamorgan University.

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Name:

Sam Grudgings

Contact:

samgrudgings@gmail.com

Website:

www.facebook.com/storygiverpoetry

 About:

 

Sam is a shabbily dressed, poet, painter and storyteller from Bristol and co host of Bristol’s Cult Poetry Night: Milk Poetry. He doesn't just perform his poetry, he lives it for the audience. Expect horror stories, deeply confessional poems and more