Wayne Holloway-Smith was born in Wiltshire and lives in London. He received his PhD in English and Creative Writing from Brunel University in 2015. His poems have appeared in a variety of magazines and anthologies. His pocketbook, Beloved, in case you’ve been wondering was published by Donut Press in 2011. He co-edits the online journal Poems in Which and teaches at the University of Hertfordshire. His first book-length collection, Alarum (Bloodaxe Books, 2017) was shortlisted for the Roehampton Poetry Prize 2017 and was a Poetry Book Society Wildcard Choice. The final poem in the collection, 'Short', won the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize 2016.
Author photograph: Mark Sherratt
Books by Wayne Holloway-Smith