CREATIVE Jonathan Edwards

NWR Issue 97

Evel Knievel Jumps Over My Family

Jonathan Edwards’ first collection, My Family and Other Superheroes, is forthcoming from Seren. He won the Terry Hetherington Award in 2010 and a Literature Wales bursary in 2011. His work has appeared in Magma, Planet, Poetry Wales and The Rialto. He lives in Crosskeys, south Wales.

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