My Poems

Here are links to some of my recently published poems…

‘Crow’ – published in Wales Arts Review (August 2020)

‘New Year’s Eve’ – published in Riggwelter (issue 27 – July 2020)

Several poems published for a Poet in Residence project at the Cynon Valley Museum (June 2020)

Two poems – published in Envoi (Spring 2020)

Two poems – published in The Lampeter Review (issue 17 – 2019)

Three poems – published in Poetry Salzburg Review (Summer 2019)

‘The Starry Night’ – published in Black Bough Magazine (2019)

‘In a Forest near Strömsund, Sweden’ – published in Atrium (2019)

‘This Muted Shade’ – published in The New Welsh Review (issue 120 – 2019)

‘Slowing Down’ – published in The Cardiff Review (2019)

‘Survival’ – published in Acumen (94 – 2019)

‘Fate’ – published in The Ekphrastic Review (2018)

‘Coming Home’ – published in Ink Sweat and Tears (2018)

‘Growing into Myself’ – published in The Open Mouse (2017)

Two Poems – published in The High Window (2016)

Five Poems – published in Sarasvati (045 – 2016)

One of my poems was shortlisted for the Bridport Prize in 2019!

There are more poems forthcoming in Here Comes Everyone, and Exclamat!on: An Interdisciplinary Journal.

I’ve also had haiku published in The Wales Haiku Journal and The Seashores Haiku Journal, and two poems in i am not a silent poet, and I was longlisted in the Indigo Dreams Poetry Pamphlet Competition in 2017.

A recent project – Crossing Points – involved taking photos and writing poems in response to them, then displaying the photos and poems together. This was commissioned by the madeinroath arts festival.

Crossing Points - Rachel Carney poems and photos