Wasted Rainbow the debut pamphlet from Caleb, is now out of print.

 And perhaps you’ll talk about their obsession with VW campers: the lustre of their colours, how their roofs open up, expanding like an idea. The intricacies of the foldaway interiors of every man.”

from ‘My Partner is Invited on a Stag Do…’

Caleb Parkin is the current Bristol City Poet. He won second prize in the National Poetry Competition 2016, the Winchester Poetry Prize 2017. He has worked in BBC TV/Radio production and as a teacher and Senior Inclusion Worker. He is a tutor for The Poetry Society, The Poetry School, Cheltenham Festivals and First Story. He holds an MSc in Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes.

His debut collection exploring queer ecopoetry, developed with Arts Council England Developing Your Creative Practice support, This Fruiting Body, is due from Nine Arches in October 2021


This pamphlet is now out-of-print