Second Light is a support network of circa 350 members, from those who are new to writing and have no publishing record as yet, to those who are fully established and have published several collections. Most would be delighted to be asked to read at events. Many run workshops and creative writing courses.
Each member is entitled to a page on site: a short profile, a poem, a short list of collections, and those contact details they wish to be made public. There is no editorial restriction on the content of these pages. Poems may have been previously published.

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Firstname Surname Town Region Page
Hilaire London London Poet Page
Ann Alexander Stratford upon Avon West Midlands Poet Page
Moira Andrew Frome South West Poet Page
Audrey Ardern-Jones Epsom South East none
Mrs Marion Ashton Woodfall Spa East Midlands Poet Page
Jean Atkin Ludlow Wales Poet Page
Anna Avebury St Albans East Poet Page
Dr R V Bailey Wotton-under-Edge South West none
Dorothy Baird Edinburgh Scotland Poet Page
Dawn Bauling Beaworthy South West none
Jan Bay-Petersen Cambridge East Poet Page
Carol Beadle West Bridgford East Midlands none
Rosalind Beeton London London none
Shirley Bell Boston East Poet Page
Denise Bennett Havant South East Poet Page
Isabel Bermudez Orpington South East Poet Page
Margaret Beston Tonbridge South East Poet Page
Dr Elizabeth Birchall Enstone South East Poet Page
Sally J Blackmore Chobham South East none
Anne Boileau Coggeshall East Poet Page
Jemma Borg Tunbridge Wells South East none
Pat Borthwick Kirby Underdale Yorkshire none
Jill Boucher Stratford upon Avon West Midlands in progress
Sara Boyes London London none
Alison Brackenbury Cheltenham South West Poet Page
Elaine Briggs 37000 Tours France Poet Page
Diana Brighouse Chichester South East Poet Page
Simone Mansell Broome Llandysul Wales Poet Page
Nadine Brummer London London Poet Page
Amanda-Jane Burrell Paphos Cyprus Poet Page
Kathy Butler Bath South West none
Maggie Butt London London Poet Page
Caroline Carver Mylor Bridge South West Poet Page
Annie Chance Taunton South West none
Anne C Clarke Glasgow Scotland none
Sheena Clover Wivenhoe East none
Carole Coates Lancaster North West none
Janey Colbourne Darwen North West Poet Page
Marguerite Colgan Swords Ireland none
Chris Considine Plymouth South West none
Maureen G Coppack Deeside North West Poet Page
Kay Cotton 50410 France none
Dorothy Coventon Torpoint South West none
Angela Croft London London Poet Page
Clare Crossman Meldreth East Poet Page
Robyn Curtis Ashbourne East Midlands Poet Page
Carla Scarano D'Antonio Woking South East Poet Page
Susan Davies Fareham South East Poet Page
Hilary Davies London London none
Jill Eulalie Dawson Sudbury East none
Olivia Dawson Portugal none
Di De Woolfson Solihull West Midlands none
Jamie Dedes San Mateo USA Poet Page
Lorna Dexter Belper East Midlands none
Penny Dopson Hertford Heath East none
Barbara Dordi 11240 Cailhau France Poet Page
Val Doyle Broadstairs South East none
Fiona Durance Leeds Yorkshire none
Alyss Dye Sevenoaks South East none
Margaret Eddershaw Nafplion 21100 Greece Poet Page
June English Deal South East Poet Page
Miriam Erricker Crawley South East none
Wendy Everett Bath South West none
Janet Fisher Huddersfield Yorkshire Poet Page
Jinny Fisher Glastonbury South West none
Rose Flint Frome South West Poet Page
Vivienne Fogel London London Poet Page
Kate Foley 1071 XA Holland Poet Page
Evie Ford 00184 Roma Italy Poet Page
Gill Fothergill Leominster West Midlands Poet Page
Angela France Cheltenham South West none
Pat Francis Twickenham South East Poet Page
Bridget Fraser Henley-on-Thames South East Poet Page
Wendy French Dulwich London Poet Page
Leah Fritz London London none
Cynthia Fuller Esh Winning North East none
Mo Gallaccio London London none
Katherine Gallagher London London Poet Page
Meg Gannon Campbeltown Scotland none
Moira Garland Leeds Yorkshire none
Victoria Gatehouse Halifax Yorkshire Poet Page
Caroline Gilfillan Ulverston North West none
Caroline Gill Ipswich East Poet Page
Daphne Gloag London London Poet Page
Nicolette Golding Norwich East Poet Page
Yvonne Govan Emsworth South East none
Sheila Grandison-Barendt London London none
Louise Green Radstock South West none
Cora Greenhill Hope Valley Yorkshire Poet Page
Marylou Grimberg Harpenden East none
June Hall Bath South West Poet Page
Lucy Hamilton Cambridge East none
Jenny Hamlett Okehampton South West Poet Page
Ruth Hanchett Enfield East Poet Page
Ingrid Hanson Sheffield Yorkshire none
Dr Elizabeth Hare Lancaster North West none
Hilary Hares Farnham South East none
Jean Harrison Settle Yorkshire none
Justina Hart Lichfield Road West Midlands Poet Page
Betty Hasler Wisbech East none
Janet Hatherley London London none
Kathryn Healey London London none
Jo Heather Middlesborough North East none
Jenny Herbert Tonbridge South East none
Penelope Hewlett Malvern West Midlands none
Doreen Hinchliffe London London Poet Page
Helena Hinn Newscastle North East Poet Page
Lynne Hjelmgaard London London none
Yvie Holder York Yorkshire none
Danielle Hope London London Poet Page
Gill Horitz Wimborne South West Poet Page
Sandra Horn Southampton South East none
Mavis Howard Abingdon South East none
Joy Howard Cumbria North West Poet Page
Rebecca Hubbard Chipperfield East none
Patricia Huth Ellis Charlbury South East none
Lesley J Ingram Ledbury West Midlands Poet Page
Helen Ivory Norwich East Poet Page
Sheila Jacob Wrexham Wales none
Maria Jastrzebska Hove South East Poet Page
Paula Jennings Anstruther Scotland none
Vivienne Jennings Weston-super-mare South West none
Dorrie Johnson Christchurch South West Poet Page
Sue Johnson Evesham West Midlands Poet Page
Susan Jordan Ashburton South West none
Hilary Jupp St Germans South West none
Alice Kavounas Saint Keverne South West none
Judith Kazantzis Lewes South East Poet Page
Bernie Kenny Dublin Ireland none
Mimi Khalvati London London Poet Page
Fran Kime Sheffield Yorkshire none
Carolyn King Ventnor South East Poet Page
Angela Kirby London London Poet Page
Pauline Kirk York Yorkshire Poet Page
Wendy Klein Tidmarsh South East none
Stevie Krayer Crickhowell Wales Poet Page
Aileen La Tourette New Brighton North West none
Janet Lancaster Oakham East Midlands none
Thelma Laycock Leeds Yorkshire Poet Page
Gill Learner Reading South East Poet Page
Kaye Lee London London Poet Page
Janet Lees Douglas North West Poet Page
Patricia Leighton Bromsgrove West Midlands none
Iris Anne Lewis Kempsford South West Poet Page
Sue Lewis Wallington South East none
Maxine Linnell Rothley East Midlands Poet Page
Jackie Litherland Durham City North East none
Myra Litton London London Poet Page
Eleanor Livingstone Leven Scotland none
Melinda Lovell Rouzier France Poet Page
Alison Mace Blakeney South West none
Sue MacIntyre London London none
Annie Maclean Rye South East none
Caroline Maldonado London London none
Maggy Markworthy Birmingham West Midlands none
Dr Alwyn Marriage Guildford South East Poet Page
Pat Marum Northampton East Midlands none
Nancy Mattson London London none
Fokkina McDonnell Manchester North West none
Gill McEvoy Chester North West Poet Page
Joan McGavin Southampton South East none
Dr Jennifer A McGowan Didcot South East none
Jane McLaughlin London London Poet Page
Ms Gail McNeill Stockport North West none
Denise McSheehy Creditor South West none
Nicky Mesch St Martin Channel Islands Poet Page
Lorna J Metcalfe Wallingford South East none
Christine Michael Wellesbourne West Midlands Poet Page
Joan Michelson London London none
Kathy Miles Ceredigion Wales Poet Page
Rosie Miles Birmingham West Midlands none
Daphne Milne St Ives South West Poet Page
Mrs Ann Milton Woluwe-St-Lambert Belgium 1200 Poet Page
Lyn Moir St Andrews Scotland Poet Page
Vicki Morley Penzance South West Poet Page
Jenny Morris Norwich East Poet Page
Sue Moules Lampeter Wales Poet Page
Gillian Moyes Falmouth South West none
Elizabeth Neal Portsmouth South East none
Gill Nicholson Ulverston North West Poet Page
Maggie Norton Ulverston North West Poet Page
Madeleine O'Callaghan Cambridge East none
Carolyn O'Connell Northwich North West Poet Page
Gabrielle O'Donovan Sale North West none
Lynda O'Neill Winchester South East Poet Page
Vicky Olliver London London none
Jennie Osborne Newton Abbott South West Poet Page
Lynn Otty Dumfries Scotland none
Carolyn Oulton Barham South East Poet Page
Penny Ouvry Amersham East Midlands none
Marion Oxley Todmorden North West none
Moya Pacey Garran Australia Poet Page
Geraldine Paine Faversham South East none
Liz Parkes Oldswinford West Midlands Poet Page
M R Peacocke Barnard Castle North East none
Eve Pearce London London Poet Page
Doina Percival London London none
Jo Peters Otley Yorkshire Poet Page
Gill Phillips Sudbury East none
Ann Phillips Cambridge East none
Helen Pizzey Wareham South West none
Angela Platt Newport Wales Poet Page
Jenna Plewes Alvechurch West Midlands Poet Page
Jan Porter Willoughby East Midlands none
Caroline Price Framlingham East none
Diana Moen Pritchard St Martin Channel Islands Poet Page
Sue Proffitt Kingsbridge South West none
Harriet Proudfoot London London none
Victoria Pugh Reading South East none
Catherine Pursglove Woodley South East none
Kathleen M Quinlan Canterbury South East Poet Page
Victoria Ramsay Edinburgh Scotland Poet Page
Elizabeth Rapp Ilminster South West Poet Page
Patsy Rath Winchester South East none
Sophie Richmond London London none
Marg Roberts Leamington Spa West Midlands Poet Page
Mary Robinson Pwllheli Wales Poet Page
Jane Routh Lancaster North West none
Elisabeth Rowe Yelverton South West none
Anne Ryland Berwick-upon-Tweed Scotland Poet Page
Julie Sampson Taunton South West Poet Page
Linda Saunders Bath South West none
Maggie Sawkins Southsea South East Poet Page
Daphne Schiller St Albans East Poet Page
Myra Schneider London London Poet Page
Ann Scorgie Bath South West none
Maggie Scott Sedbergh North West none
Ann Segrave Lewes South East Poet Page
Elisabeth F Sennitt Clough Ingoldisthorpe East Poet Page
Ruth Sharman Bath South West none
Anne Sherry Winchester South East Poet Page
Penelope Shuttle Falmouth South West none
Susan Jane Sims Bristol South West Poet Page
Hylda Sims London London Poet Page
Belinda Singleton Guildford South East none
Brigid Sivill 14350 Vire France none
Dr Nicola Slee Birmingham West Midlands none
Ruth Smith Bromley South East none
Joan Sheridan Smith Ipswich East Poet Page
Mary Smith Castle Douglas Scotland none
Mary Anne Smith Canterbury South East Poet Page
Mrs Elizabeth Soule Eye East Poet Page
Joolz Sparkes London London Poet Page
Margaret Speak York Yorkshire none
Wendy Stedman Brighton South East none
Anne Stewart Orpington South East Poet Page
Angela Stoner Penzance South West none
Martha Street Bristol South West Poet Page
Sarah Strong London London none
Janet Sutherland Lewes South East none
Kathleen Swann Ripon Yorkshire Poet Page
Kay Syrad Lewes South East none
Judith Taylor Aberdeen Scotland Poet Page
Isobel Thrilling Skipton Yorkshire none
Grainne Tobin Newcastle Northern Ireland none
Jill Townsend Farnham South East Poet Page
Marion Tracy Brighton South East Poet Page
Vivienne Tregenza Penzance South West Poet Page
Nola Turner Bromley South East Poet Page
Denni Turp Penygroes Wales Poet Page
Caroline Vero London London none
Christine Vial Enfield East none
Jenny Vuglar Beccles East none
Joan Waddleton Niton South East none
Mrs Annabel Wade Market Drayton West Midlands none
Julia Wallis Nuneaton West Midlands none
Adele Ward London London none
Nicola Warwick Ipswich East Poet Page
Jean Watkins Reading South East none
Pat Watson Shipston-on-Stour West Midlands none
Maureen Weldon Connah's Quay North West Poet Page
Sarah Westcott Bexley South East Poet Page
Marguerite Wharton Aberdeen Scotland none
Jay Whittaker Edinburgh Scotland Poet Page
Catherine Margaret Whittaker Warwick West Midlands none
Merryn Williams Oxford South East Poet Page
Claire Williamson Chepstow Wales Poet Page
Gilly Williamson Salisbury South West none
Margaret Wilmot Nr. Polegate South East Poet Page
Gina Wilson Oxford South East none
Rosy Wilson Dalkey Ireland none
Robin Winckel-Mellish 2242 PX Wassenaar, Netherlands Poet Page
Glynda Winterson Penzance South West none
Judith M Wolton Clacton on Sea East none
Dilys Wood East Preston South East Poet Page
Sue Wood Aylesbury East Midlands Poet Page
Patricia Helen Wooldridge Petersfield South East Poet Page
Shirley Wright Bristol South West Poet Page
Vivian Wright Harrow South East none
Lynne Wycherley Budleigh Salterton South West Poet Page
Dorothy Yamamoto Oxford South East none
Mrs Christine York Holywell North West none
Pam Zinnemann-Hope Dorchester South West Poet Page
Veronica Zundel London London Poet Page