About

Carol J Forrester loves history, myth, and her farming family. She often exploits all three in her poetry, but no god or relative has demanded she stop so she’s getting away with it for now.

Publications/Awards:

Short Stories:
Glorious Silence’ – River Ram Press’ Short Story of The Month August 2014
A Visit From The Fortune Teller’ – Ink Pantry
‘For The Love Of Jellyfish and Sharks’ – Select Finalist – The London Independent Story Prize


Poetry:
Newborn – Published by Ink, Sweat & Tears
When Medusa Goes Shopping – Published by The Daily Drunk
Until The Light Gets In – Published by The Drabble
Garner, Kathryn – Published by The Riverbed Review
Overgrowth – Published by Hencroft Hub
Credit Card Gal – The Fieldstone Review (Publication Pending)

Her full length poetry collection ‘It’s All In The Blood’ was published in 2019 and is available for purchase through Amazon or for a signed copy please contact caroljforrester@hotmail.com