South West Writers

About the Author

Lucy is a poet for page and stage. Her work has been heard at arts and literary events across the country.

She also writes short fiction, plays, and occasionally tells stories.

She has worked in or with dozens of Devon primary and secondary schools, encouraging young writers to excel.

She is also a qualified Adult Education teacher.

Her BA degree in Humanities incorporates a Diploma in Literature and Creative Writing.

In her free time, which is itself a rare thing, she enjoys opportunities to experiment with art in other forms which bewilders her family and often unsettles the dog.

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Recent Publications

‘Ladygardens’ collection of poetry , Burning Eye Books , 2013
‘The Beckoning Wild’ pamphlet of poetry , Acumen Poetry , 2010

Awards and Residencies

Poet Coach in a Plymouth school, for ‘Shake the Dust’ international poetry slam , 2012
Lead writer for Theatre Royal Plymouth’s education project ‘School Ties’ in 3 Plymouth primary schools , 2010 and 2012
Wells International Literary Poetry Competition , 2008 , 1st prize
Chelsea Flower Show poetry competition , 2005 , 1st prize
London Art ‘Art of Love’ prize , 2005 , Runner up

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