Occasionally, if so inclined, I'll write a verse or two of poetry. It's not what I'm known for (nor wish to be known - I'm a bad-ass dark fiction author, after all!), but, after pushing for a Poet Laureate for Stoke on Trent, I feel I should at least attempt the odd piece.
Corpse Girl, my poem on Anorexia, Peer Pressure, and the Media's obsession with "thin", has been published online at www.festivalforpoetry.com.
You can read it in full HERE