Brendan Cleary

originally from Northern Ireland, Brendan spent a number of years in the North east before moving to Brighton where he lives & works as a poetry tutor.

we are pleased to have been able to reprint Brendan’s selected poems goin’down slow which is now available via our books page.

we are also working with Brendan on a new project with a sequence of poems inspired by the photographer Eadweard Muybridge. The book will feature Muybridge’s photography & will be available in December 2018.

Brendan Cleary - tall lighthouse pblications~~~

tall-lighthouse is proud to have published & supported the following poets:


Abdul Jamal     Abi Curtis   Adam O’Riordan   Ailbhe Darcy

Alan Buckley   Alex Brockhurst   Angela Williams   Aoife Mannix

Alex Green   Amy Key   Andy Brown


Baden Prince   Ben Parker   Ben Wilkinson   Brendan Cleary


Camellia Stafford   Cathy Ryan   Charlotte Runcie   Chelsea Cargill


David Crystal   Dikra Ridha


Ebele   Emily Berry   Emma McGordon


Gareth Jones   Graham Buchan   Graham Pollock


Harry Man   Heather Taylor   Helen Mort   Helen Oswald


James Bell   Janice Fixter   Jasmine Ann Cooray   Jay Bernard

Jocelyn Page   Jodie Hollander   Joe Duggan   John Barron

Jazzman John Clarke   John McCullough   Josephine Corcoran


Kate Potts   Keith Please   Ken Champion   Kim Lasky


Lisa Dart   Liz Berry


Maggie Sullivan   Marc Swan   Mark Russell

Matt Haw   Miriam Gamble


Nii Ayikwei Parkes


Pierre Ringwald


Retta Bowen   Rhian Edwards   Richard O’Brien   Ronnie McGrath

Sarah Howe   Simon Pommery   Sonya Smith   Stacy Fox


Todd Swift


Valerie Jack   Vidyan Ravinthiran


Wendy French