Mike Barlow

Mike Barlow won the 2006 National Poetry Competition with his poem ‘The Third Wife’. He won the Ledbury Competition in 2005 and the Amnesty International competition in 2002. His first collection, Living on the Difference, won the Poetry Business competition in 2003 and was shortlisted for the Jerwood Aldeburgh prize. His latest collection is Charmed Lives (Smith/Doorstop, 2012).