Creative Writing PhD Researcher at The University of Huddersfield.
Admissions Manager & English Language Support at Northern School of Contemporary Dance.
Editorial Board for Grist (The University of Huddersfield). I also do freelance poetry manuscript editing.
A poet, mainly. My debut collection Matryoshka will be published with Verve Poetry Press in April 2022. Pre-order is available here .
I live in Leeds with my partner Joe, our daughter Eliza, son Alex & our cat Theo.
Instagram | @poetrykayleigh
Stargazing which features in Matryoshka was shortlisted for the 2021 Bridport Prize.
If you'd like to get in touch about my writing or editing services please contact me on email@example.com.