Month: August 2016

Forward Prize 2017

Katrina’s poetry features in the 2017 Forward Prize for Poetry. Her poem, The Bicycle, from her second collection, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me (Seren), was highly commended and appears in The Forward Book of Poetry 2017. The Forward Prize showcases ‘the best poetry published in the UK and Ireland over the year’.

A great review in Compass Magazine

Richie McCaffery, reviewing Katrina’s latest collection, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me, (Seren) finds himself  ‘drawn towards Katrina Naomi’s style’ enjoying her ‘condensed lyrical intensity’ in poems that are ‘unafraid to make big dramatic disclosures to the reader’. You can read McCaffery’s review in The Compass Magazine in full by clicking on the link below. The …

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‘short & sweet’

‘short & sweet’ is Katrina’s monthly newsletter. The latest edition is available here, August ‘short & sweet’, featuring: interviews podcasts new book info a recommended poetry collection and more. If you would like to join the 280+ subscribers, you can sign up for free by clicking here, you’ll just receive a monthly newsletter and no junk or …

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