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Ryburn Ramblings

Simon lives in the Ryburn Valley.  He has been published in various journals and is actively involved in artSBridge, the Sowerby Bridge Arts Festival.  In 2013 he published his debut collection, “Little Creatures” (Poems of Insects, Small Mammals and Micro Organisms).  In addition to poetry, Simon writes extensively; fiction, for radio, and horticultural articles.  Amongst other things, he is also interested in the wealth of writers who historically lived in and around his local area.