Our Poets

So just who are the Verve Poetry Press poets? Find out more below…

Matt Abbott
Leah Atherton
Casey Bailey
Elaine Beckett
Clive Birnie
Helen Calcutt
Beth Calverley
Genevieve Carver
Jenna Clake
Geraldine Clarkson
Roxy Dunn
Asma Elbadawi
Annie Fan
Louise Fazackerley
Jasmine Gardosi
Elise Hadgraft / corporationpop
Jamie Hale
Nafeesa Hamid
Hannah Hodgson
Jemima Hughes
Rupinder Kaur
Luke Kennard
Sean Wai Keung
Ali Lewis
Charlotte Lunn
Kamil Mahmood
Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan
Katrina Naomi
Ben Norris
Yasmina Nuny
Lola Olufemi
Meryl Pugh
Shazea Quraishi
Evrah Rose
Amerah Saleh
Marina Sánchez
Sharena Lee Satti
Waithera Sebatindira
Sophie Sparham
Hannah Swingler
Claire Trevien
Scarlett Ward
Natalie Whittaker
Rushika Wick
Odelia Younge
About the Press
Can’t find who you’re looking for? We’re currently in the process of updating this page with all our wonderful poets so this is not (yet) a comprehensive list — remember you can go to our bookshop to see every publication by every poet we’ve ever published!