• Grindrod, Cathy

    Grindrod, Cathy

    Cathy Grindrod (b1961) was Derbyshire Poet Laureate from 2005-2007, and her most recent collection of poetry is The Sky Head On (Shoestring Press, 2009). She is also a playwright, most recently of Swing, performed in 2015, and wrote the libretto for the oratorio, More Glass Than Wall. She is a literature consultant, tutor and mentor, specialising in writing for wellbeing.


"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..." Erica Wagner
The Times

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