Awards

Winner – (1st prize) – Aurora International Poetry Competition 2017

Shortlisted – Gladstone’s Library International Residency Award

Winner – Geoff Stevens Memorial Poetry Prize 2015-16

Winner – Word Factory Neil Gaiman Short Story Competition 2015

Winner – Live Canon International Poetry Competition 2015

Winner – (Grand Jury Prize, Best Animation, Best Love Poem) Rabbit Heart Poetry Film Festival 2015

Winner – WWF Cymru Photography Competition 2015

Recipient – Literature Wales Bursary (fantasy novel) 2015

Recipient – £20,000 Creative Wales Award  2015

Shortlisted – Southbank’s International Poetry Film Prize  2014

Winner – (2nd prize) Gemini Poetry Prize  2011

Recipient – Drama Association Wales Award  2010

Winner – (2nd prize) Liverpool Lennon International Poetry Comp  2010

Finalist – Uk Slam! Championships 2009

Winner – John Tripp Spoken Poetry Audience Prize  2008

Finalist – Funny Women Awards  2008

Finalist – BBC Radio 4 National Poetry Slam  2008

Recipient – Literature Wales New Writers’ Bursary  2007