Gerry Cambridge

Gerry Cambridge is a poet, essayist and print designer, with a background in natural history photography and typography. He is based near Glasgow. His recent books include Notes for Lighting a Fire (HappenStance Press, 2012), praised by TLS for its “deeply personal Scottish resonance”, and Aves (Essence Press, 2007), a book of prose poems about wild birds. Since 1995 he has published and edited The Dark Horse, a prestigious transatlantic journal that Dennis O’Driscoll has called “among the truly outstanding poetry magazines of the English-speaking world”. Gerry Cambridge’s poem, ‘Order’ was featured in the Autumn 2012 issue of The Poetry Review. He was a judge for the National Poetry Competition in 2016.