Kate Noakes (poet)

Kate Noakes talks about becoming a writer, the importance of learning, and the passage from poetry to novel

Two Rivers Press poet, Kate Noakes talks with Lisa Burkitt about writing, inspiration and working cash jobs!  Read the full interview here. Kate’s first collection, Ocean to Interior, was published by Mighty Erudite Press in December 2007 and Kate’s second … Continue reading

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Review of Kate Noakes’ The Wall-Menders

Sarah Hymas is a poet, puppeteer and sailor. She recently reviewed Kate Noakes’ collection “The Wall-Menders”. She writes: “This collection addresses many facets of our interaction with nature, and while some ring louder bells for me than others, all hold … Continue reading

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wallmendersThe Wall-Menders by Kate Noakes (poet)


Kate was born in Guildford, Surrey of Welsh parentage. She has degrees in Geography and English Literature from Reading University and an MPhil in Creative Writing from the University of Glamorgan. She is widely travelled and has lived in South Australia and California.

Her first collection, Ocean to Interior, was published in December 2007. Her second collection, The Wall Menders, was published by Two Rivers Press in 2009. She has been invited to perform her work at Glastonbury Festival, Hay Festival, Nottingham Poetry Festival and Windsor Arts Centre, among others.

For more information about Kate Noakes and her poetry please, visit the author’s website.