Mark Ward was born in Blackburn. He has published a number of books and pamphlets including two poetry collections: Thunder Alley, Aussteiger Publications, 2008, reissued, Penniless Press Publications 2014, and The Visitor’s Book, Penniless Press Publications, 2014. His blog about people and place My Backyard attracted a large international audience, and his work appears regularly in literary journals.
He holds a Masters from Lancaster University and has been the recipient of a number of writers’ awards.
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