• Edwards, Jonathan

    Edwards, Jonathan

    Jonathan Edwards (b.1979) was born in Wales and teaches English at a secondary school in Monmouth. His debut poetry collection, My Family and Other Superheroes (Seren, 2014) won the Costa Award for Poetry in 2014. He describes the collection as reflecting the lives of ordinary people, alongside Welsh pop culture and its relationship with other cultures.

"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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