About Linda Ford
Linda is a Derbyshire-based poet who originates from a therapeutic background and has an M.A. in Creative Writing (Distinction) at the Open University. During 2020 Linda was placed first in the Daily Mirror Poetry Competition, second in Southport Writer’s Poetry Competition, and was shortlisted in Buzzwords Poetry Competition.
Her work has appeared in Orbis and Diamond Twig and is forthcoming in The Alchemy Spoon and The High Window. Linda has recently collaborated with the Nottingham based, documentary and editorial photographer David Severn, who is producing a photography, poetry and music project book entitled Songs of Solitude http://www.davidsevern.com
She is currently writing spare nature-themed poems which have a close connection to the natural world.