My CV

Biography

Dominic is a writer, journalist, and creative educationalist. He has published two poetry collections, has edited two national magazines, and performs and curates live spoken word.

Literature

Publications
I Can’t Fine Me, Winter Goose Publishing
April 2016

The Northern Line, Winter Goose Publishing
March 2015

Editing

Listen Softly London
November 2013 – present
Editor-in-chief

Performance, residencies, and public exhibitions

Live performance
2013 – Present
Performed poetry live at gigs and art festivals in England, Scotland, Wales, and France

Listen Softly London
November 2013 – present
Live literary event curator

Tour of England with Paris Lit Up
March/April 2017

The Midlife of Margot (theatre)
December 2014
The Ophelia, London

Brent Remembers (exhibition at Brent Civic Centre and online)
November 2014
Digital War Memorial supported by the Arts Council 

Paris Lit Up
March/April 2016
Writing residency

Education and mentoring

Florida State University – in conjunction with UCL, London
October 2018
Delivering creative writing workshops to visiting student

Inverness Book Festival, Scotland
October 2017
I delivered creative writing workshops to book festival attendees

Ministry of Stories, London
October 2014 – July 2016
I delivered poetry workshops to children aged 7-12, as well as being a weekly writing mentor for children aged 7-12. I also lead poetry and writing workshops for adult volunteers

Writerz & Scribez
June 2016 – August 2016
I delivered creative writing workshops in homeless shelters
 
Paris Lit Up, Paris
April 2016
I delivered creative writing workshops to adults as part of a writer’s residency

BookTrust, London
October 2015 
I delivered writing workshops to children aged 4-8 at the Garden House School Poetry Festival

Curwen School, London
February 2015
I delivered creative writing workshops at Curwen School, London

Unseen Tours, London
November 2013 – October 2014
I mentored homeless adults, supporting them to create guided tours as a form of sustainable income

Journalism

Become magazine and Become Junior magazine
August 2016 – present
I am the editor of two national magazines for children and young people

The Muswell Flyer, Highgate Handbook, and Crouch End Connection
November 2015 – Present
Book reviewer

After Nyne magazine
December 2014 – January 2016
Writing features, and literature, theatre, and restaurant reviews

Foster Care magazine
October 2011 – August 2016
Writing features, interviews, and book reviews

Qualifications
2004 – 2007 Kingston University, London
                BA (HONS) 2:1. Creative Writing and English Literature
2001 – 2004 Franklin College, Lincolnshire
                A-Levels – Photography, English Literature, English Language

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