Kitty Coles lives in Surrey and works for a charity supporting disabled people. Her poems have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, the Forward Prize and Best of the Net. Her debut pamphlet Seal Wife (2017) was joint winner of the Indigo Dreams Pamphlet Prize and is available to purchase on Amazon [opens new tab] or via Indigo Dreams [opens new tab]. Her first collection, Visiting Hours (2020), is available now on Amazon (opens new tab) or via The High Window [opens new tab].

Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in magazines and anthologies including:

20-20 (anthology),
Algebra of Owls, Amaryllis, Atrium,
Bindweed, Brittle Star,
Clear Poetry, Confluence,
Envoi, Eye Flash Poetry,
Fenland Poetry Journal, Foxglove Journal, Fly On The Wall Poetry,
Ink Sweat and Tears, Iota,
Marble Poetry, Message in a Bottle, Monkey Kettle, Mother Maiden Crone (anthology), Mslexia,
Nine Muses Poetry, Nutshells and Nuggets,
Obsessed with Pipework,
Picaroon, Please Hear What I’m Not Saying (anthology), Poetry Cornwall, Prole,
Reach Poetry, Riggwelter, Runcible Spoon,
Salon of the Refused, Sarasvati, Snakeskin, South, Stairs and Whispers (anthology),
Tailfins and Sealskins (anthology), The Blue Nib, The Cro Magnon, The Curlew, T
he Delinquent,
The Emma Press Anthology of Love, The Emma Press Anthology of Contemporary Gothic Verse,
The Fat Damsel, The Fenland Reed,
The Frogmore Papers, The High Window, The Interpreter’s House, The Journal, The Lake, The Mountains You Cannot See (anthology), The Open Mouse, The Seventh Quarry, Three Drops from a Cauldron,
Underfoot Poetry,
Vamp Cat Magazine,
We Roar Louder and Weyfarers.

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Follow Kitty on Twitter @kittyrcoles