Aoife Lyall

Poet  Teacher  Mentor  Editor  Reviewer

Since 2015, Aoife Lyall has established herself as a poet of national and international value. Awarded a Scottish Emerging Artist Residency by Cove Park in 2020, her poetry has been shortlisted in competitions across the Uk and Ireland, and published in many of their most prestigious newspapers, journals, and magazines.


Her first collection Mother, Nature (Bloodaxe Books, 2021) has been described as 'crucial', 'daring', 'heart-rending' and 'staggeringly tender'. 

Aoife Lyall

Bloodaxe Books Poet

Guest Curator for the Scottish Poetry Library

Guest Editor for Butcher's Dog

Reviews in Poetry LondonThe Interpreter's House, and Browse

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