A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2004. Colette’s pamphlet How Many Camels Is Too Many? was published by holdfirepress in 2012. She has had poems in Salt’s Best British Poetry 2011, The Salt Book of Younger Poets and Eyewear Publishing’s Lung Jazz: Young British Poets for Oxfam, among others. Colette was runner-up in the inaugural Melita Hume Poetry Prize in 2012.
Colette was a Foyle Young Poet of the Year in 2004 and Commended in 2005 & 2006. She also won First Prize in the Christopher Tower Poetry Prize in 2006.