The Gypsy and the Poet
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Welcome to the website for the writer David
David is the award-winning writer of ten books of poetry. His new collection
of poems is The Gypsy and the Poet, a
Poetry Book Society Recommendation. David's Biographies
of Birds and Flowers: Selected Poems
will be published in 2015.
He writes criticism, essays and reviews for The
Guardian and Poetry Review. A recent
book of poems Enchantment was a Telegraph Book of the Year while The Invisible Kings was a Poetry Book Society
Recommendation and TLS Book of the Year. The
Cambridge Introduction to Creative Writing is a bestseller worldwide.
David is Professor of Writing at Warwick University and a judge of the 2012 TS Eliot Prize and the 2013
Foyle Young Poets Prize.