POEM Stuart Pickford

NWR Issue 118

Open Road

Let the open road flow through you.
Help a neighbour cut her grass, step aside
to let the kids pass, read the weather...



Stuart Pickford received a major Eric Gregory Award from the Society of Authors. His first full collection was The Basics, which was shortlisted for the Forward Best First Collection prize. His second was Swimming with Jellyfish from smith/doorstop (2016). He has published in magazines including New Welsh Review.

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