Ben Wallace

Rookie (25-10-1986 / York, North Yorkshire, UK.)

Biography of Ben Wallace

Been writing for about a decade, constantly trying to improve my works and updat my styles, though I was once described by a few friends as 'Yorkshire's Dylan Thomas' which I have to say I was immensely flattered by.

My main influences are:
Pablo Neruda
Leonard Cohen
Nick Cave
Pete Morgan
Tom Waits
Dylan Thomas
W.H. Auden
P.B. Shelley
Robbie Burns

I am under the influence of:

Ben Wallace's Works:

Just a couple of anthologies and a magazine or two. Updates


I wonder if anyone really understands the love,
the love we... I had for you,
you hurt me with your accusations,
every snip of your sharp wit
and cut of your bladed tongue,
I loved you.

Yet not even I, with the vocabulary you adored,
my silver braided tongue and my poets sadness,

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