Peter DanielsAfter a few years away from poetry, Peter Daniels won the 2008 Arvon competition. Earlier, he twice won the Poetry Business pamphlet competition (1991 and 1999), was listings editor of Poetry London, and edited a book of gay men’s poetry and an AIDS anthology for Oscars Press.

His miniature pamphlet Work & Food appeared in 2010 from Mulfran Press, who published his first full collection in 2012. As well as his own poems he is working on translations from the Russian of Vladislav Khodasevich.

Peter lives in Stoke Newington, London, and works as a freelance editor.


  • Counting Eggs, Mulfran Press, 2012
  • Mr Luczinski makes a move, HappenStance, 2011
  • Work and Food, Mulfran Press Miniatures, 2010
  • Through the Bushes, Smith/Doorstop, 2000
  • Blue Mice, Vennel Press, 1999
  • Be Prepared, Smith/Doorstop, 1994
  • Peacock Luggage, Smith/Doorstop, 1992 (with Moniza Alvi)