published works

An Alfoxden Journal

An Alfoxden Journal PURCHASE A COPY FROM HAZEL PRESS 20 pagesPublished: 2023Publisher: Hazel Press Hazel Press have published An Alfoxden Journal with four new poems from Katrina Naomi and prose from Sara Hudston. Katrina says: ‘I love that I get to channel my inner Dorothy (Wordsworth).’ The chapbook was inspired by a 3-day residency at

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Same But Different

Same But Different Winner of the 2022 Saboteur Award for Best Collaboration SOLD OUT ISBN: 978183808164520 PoemsBy Helen Mort & Katrina NaomiPublishing Date: September 30, 2021Publisher: Hazel Press From the publisher: Ted Hughes once wrote: ‘Poetry is a universal language in which we can all hope to meet’. Through a time of separation, isolation and uncertainty, during the UK

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Wild Persistence

Wild Persistence PURCHASE A COPY DIRECT FROM KATRINA HERE For international ordersPLEASE VISIT: SEREN BOOKS 58 PoemsPublishing Date: June 1st, 2020Publisher: Seren Katrina Naomi’s Wild Persistence is a confident and persuasive collection of poems. The first poem ‘Anti-Ambient’ warns us to be on guard for the off-guard, to suspend our expectations of pure realism and to

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The Way the Crocodile Taught Me

The Way the Crocodile Taught Me PURCHASE A COPY DIRECT FROM KATRINA HERE Paperback: 72 pagesPublished: April 7, 2016Publisher: SerenISBN-10: 1781723311ISBN-13: 978-1781723319 Katrina Naomi’s The Way the Crocodile Taught Me is the eagerly-awaited second collection by this lively and popular poet. With warmth, flair and a certain ferocious wit, Naomi tears into her subject matter: a childhood fraught

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Typhoon Etiquette

Typhoon Etiquette PURCHASE A COPY DIRECT FROM KATRINA HERE 32 pages • 19 poemsPublished: April 18, 2019Publisher: Verve Poetry PressISBN: 978 1 912565 20 7 A Japanese-themed collection, written during a six-week stay in Japan, working on an Arts Council/British Council-funded trip. Katrina Naomi depicts Japanese traditions and customs with great enthusiasm and some puzzlement.

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Hooligans PURCHASE A COPY DIRECT FROM KATRINA HERE 12 pagesPublished: February 4, 2010Publisher: Rack Press ISBN-10: 0992765471ISBN-13: 978-0992765477 Katrina Naomi wrote Hooligans after learning that her great-grandmother was involved with the Women’s Social and Political Union – one of the more militant Suffragette movements.Hooligans considers the nature of women’s protests for the vote, ranging from violent demonstrations and

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The Girl with the Cactus Handshake

The Girl with the Cactus Handshake SOLD OUT 63 pagesPublished:November 1, 2009Publisher: Templar Poetry ISBN-10: 1906285985ISBN-13: 978-1906285982 Katrina Naomi’s first collection The Girl with the Cactus Handshake was shortlisted for the London New Poetry Award and received an Arts Council England writer’s award. This impressive collection is rich with colour, black comedy, and surprise. Katrina Naomi’s

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Charlotte Brontë’s Corset

Charlotte Brontë’s Corset OUT OF PRINT 32 pagesPublished: January 20, 2010Publisher: Brontë SocietyISBN: 978-1-903007-12-9 Katrina Naomi’s latest pamphlet Charlotte Brontë’s Corset follows her writer’s residency at the Brontë Parsonage Museum (from 2009-10) and is published by the Brontë Society. “Charlotte Brontë’s Corset is not just about the Brontës, or even the museum. In this creative setting, Katrina

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