Sam Rapp is a Sussex-born writer and dyslexia activist. She performs around the country as “Sam Rapp, The Dyslexic Poet”
Her work has seen her win various awards, including the Positive About Dyslexia competition in 2018. “Rant: Dyslexic Me” is her first collection.
Matt Chamberlain has previously published five poetry collections (one a collaboration with…
Angela Dye is a poet, novelist, script-writer, teacher, part-time journalist and full-time…
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Whisky and Beards Publishing, author, screenwriter, essayist and poet. Connor comes from the seaside world of Margate, captivated by the oddities of the world (“Anything that makes the world seem magic”), his work covers the occult and underground culture to disenfranchised fiction and self-eviscerating poetry.
Penny Tigerlily Lane is a Kent based spoken word artist and the creator and host of Dead Island Poets Society, a monthly spoken word social event and performance night.
A West-country girl at heart, the beautiful, sometimes mythical landscape and not-so-beautiful realities of growing up in Cornwall have influenced Laura’s poetry throughout her childhood, as a way to express herself in a way that no other medium quite could. Empowering on both a general, and individual level, she focuses on giving strength to the female voice in society.