Articles by: Abigail

Abigail Wyatt was born in Essex but has spent most of her adult life in Cornwall. She lives just outside Redruth, in the shadow of Carn Brea. Formerly a teacher of English and English Literature at Redruth School, she now works part-time at Carn Brea Leisure Centre and cares for her elderly mother.

Abigail's passion is for writing poetry and short fiction. it is a pleasure she tries to indulge every day. She is a founding member of the Red River Poetry Collective and one of the editors of Poetry 24 at She enjoys performing her and can be seen at venues in Falmouth, Penzance and St Ives as well as at The Melting Pot Cafe, Krowji which is her unofficial 'base'.

Since 2008, which was when she first began to write seriously, Abigail's poetry and short fiction have appered in more appeared in more than seventy outlets. Her collection of short fiction 'Old Soldiers, Old Bones and Other Stories' is available from million