About

IMG_0614Krystelle Bamford’s poetry has appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Kenyon Review Online, The Scores, Under the Radar and a number of anthologies. She is a 2019 Primers (Nine Arches Press) poet, has been awarded a Scottish Book Trust New Writers Award, shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and longlisted for the National Poetry Competition. Though raised in the US, she has been living in Scotland for the past thirteen years where she worked at Canongate Books and completed an MLitt in Creative Writing at the University of St Andrews as a Craik scholar. She is currently finishing up her first full collection.