Poem 'Soldiers in Love' Named Winner: Honourable Mention in the Winning Writers War Poetry Contest 2009

Awarded the 2009 Edwin Morgan Travel Bursary from the Scottish Arts Trust to travel to the Aeolian Isles and write a collection of poetry based on Ovid's Metamorphoses.



Leeds Peace Poetry Competition 


Runner-up - Adult Category

The Ten Shortlisted Poems

An Article on the Competition in the Yorkshire Evening Post


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Awarded a Scottish Arts Council grant to realise a collaboration between composer Martin Parker, artist Anna Chapman and JL Williams.