A. K. Blakemore
A. K. Blakemore was born in London in 1991. Twice named a Foyle Young Poet of the Year, her work has been widely published and anthologised, appearing in journals including Poetry London, Poetry Review and Ambit. Her debut collection, Humbert Summer, appeared in 2015 and was awarded the Melita Hume Prize. A second collection, Fondue was published by Offord Road Books in 2018, and was the winner of the Ledbury Forte Prize for Second Collections.