Dominic is a writer, journalist, and creative educator. He has published two poetry collections, edited two national magazines, and performs and curates live spoken word.
I Can’t Find Me, Winter Goose Publishing, 2016
The Northern Line, Winter Goose Publishing, 2015
Listen Softly Press
Editor in Chief
November 2013 – present
Performance, chairing, residencies, and public exhibitions
I have performed poetry live at gigs and art festivals in England, Scotland, Wales, and France – including a tour of England with the Paris Lit Up collective.
2013 – Present
Monthly live literature event curator and MC
November 2013 – present
University of Edinburgh
Event chair, University of Edinburgh Visiting Writers Series
Expert panellist, University of Edinburgh, The Business Conference
The Midlife of Margot (theatre)
The Ophelia, London
Paris Lit Up
Writing residency in Paris
Education and mentoring
Ness Book Fest, Scotland
I delivered creative writing workshops to Ness Book Fest attendees.
Ministry of Stories, London
I delivered poetry workshops to children aged 7-12, as well as being a weekly writing mentor for children aged 7-12. I also led poetry and writing workshops for adult volunteers.
October 2014 – July 2016
Writerz & Scribez
I delivered creative writing workshops in homeless shelters, for homeless and vulnerably housed participants.
June 2016 – August 2016
Paris Lit Up, Paris
I delivered creative writing workshops to adults as part of a writer’s residency.
I delivered writing workshops to children aged 4-8 at the Garden House School Poetry Festival.
Curwen School, London
I delivered creative writing workshops at Curwen School, London.
Unseen Tours, London
I mentored homeless adults, supporting them to create guided tours as a form of sustainable income.
November 2013 – October 2014
The Muswell Flyer, Highgate Handbook, and Crouch End Connection
November 2015 – Present
Become magazine and Become Junior magazine
I was the Editor in Chief of two national magazines for children and young people.
August 2016 – October 2018
After Nyne magazine
I wrote features, and literature, theatre, and restaurant reviews.
December 2014 – January 2016
Foster Care magazine
I wrote features, interviews, and book reviews.
October 2011 – August 2016
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