Why I Write Poetry

Why I Write Poetry: Essays on Becoming a Poet, Keeping Going and Advice for the Writing Life

Edited by Ian Humphreys

Cover artwork Uberpup http://www.uberpup.net/

Price £14.99

ISBN: 978-1-913437-29-9


Date:  25th November 2021

Format: Paperback

Extent: 240 pp

CBV: Creative Writing Guide

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Ian Humphreys lives in West Yorkshire. His debut poetry collection Zebra is with Nine Arches Press. His work is widely published in journals including The Poetry Review, The Rialto and Magma. Awards include first prize in the Hamish Canham Prize, and highly commended in the Forward Prizes for Poetry. Zebra was nominated for the Portico Prize. A fellow of The Complete Works, Ian’s poems are showcased in Ten: Poets of the New Generation (Bloodaxe). www.ianhumphreyspoet.com




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