Melanie Penycate

Melanie PenycateMel lives with her partner in a small cottage next to a former village forge which they have converted into an outlet for local art. She has been writing all her life, but became seriously involved on joining Wey Poets in Guildford, chairing this group for some years before moving to West Sussex. She divides her time between writing, teaching Psychology and the demands of the Gallery.

Sample poems

Oversteps publications

Feeding Humming Birds (2009)

Recent news

  • Melanie Penycate will be reading with other poets at an open-air event at St Paul’s Church Covent Garden on 9th June, when Iris Theatre launches its summer season. www.iristheatre.com