James Turner

James Turner has two poetry collection published, Forgeries (Original Plus, 2002) and A Chance of Love: Sonnets of Two Decades (Oversteps Books, 2015). He likes walking and photographing weeds, clouds, shadows and reflections in water. He possesses a photograph of himself standing on stage at the Barnfield Theatre, Exeter, reading a sonnet called “Personal Message to a Poetry Competition Judge" to the great Australian poet Les Murray, who had just awarded it a prize for best poem by a poet living in Exeter.