Brian Clark returned to writing poems four years ago, since when he has won a variety of prizes and commendations including Ledbury, Barnet, Segora, and Poetry on the Lake. His work has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and published in various anthologies. He is currently preparing his first collection in the hope of its publication. In 2012 he co-founded the Ryedale Writers group at Helmsley Arts Centre in North Yorkshire. He is a member of the York Stanza.