Richard OsmondRichard Osmond was born in 1987 and grew up in St Albans. By day, he works as a forager, gathering wild plants, fruits and fungi among the hedgerows of Hertfordshire. He plays the banjo.

He is the first HappenStance poet to mark his debut publication with two pamphlets at the same time.

He has had work published in various places. Links can be found on his website at


  • Shill, HappenStance 2014
  • Variant Air, HappenStance, 2014