Simon Widdop is a punk poet from Wakefield (Ossett if you want to get technical), West Yorkshire. His poetry covers everything from band t-shirts, a chance encounter with former Buddhist monks through to more down to earth reflections on mental health and the effects of austerity. His debut poetry collection Sending A Drunk Text Whilst Sober was released in April 2018 on Plastic Brain Press.

Short: Topics include: Band t-shirts, mental health, austerity and chance encounters with former Buddhist monks