Sue Leigh Poetry

Sue Leigh’s work has been published in a number of magazines and journals, among them Areté, California Quarterly, Oxford Magazine, Planet, Poetry News,

Templar Poetry Pamphlet 2011, The Times Literary Supplement, The Spectator and The Warwick Review.


Her poems were also included in Oxford Poets 2007: An Anthology (edited by David Constantine and Bernard O’Donoghue, Carcanet Press).


Sue’s poem ‘Scrimshaw’ was broadcast on Poetry Please (BBC Radio 4) in 2012.


She was commissioned by the BBC to write a poem for the Proms Official Guide (2015).



Sue’s second collection of poems, Her Orchards, will be published by Two Rivers Press in November, 2021.


Her first collection, Chosen Hill, was published by Two Rivers Press in April, 2018.


Copies of Chosen Hill can be ordered from the Two Rivers Press website

as either a hard copy:

or as a Digital PDF edition: