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.
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
Retta Bowen Rhian Edwards Richard O’Brien Ronnie McGrath
Sarah Howe Simon Pommery Sonya Smith Stacy Fox
Valerie Jack Vidyan Ravinthiran