Meet the Poet
Paul Sands was born in 1962 in Erdington, UK, but was raised in The Meadows close to the River Trent in Nottingham. He worked in the IT industry for twenty-seven years until downsized and outsourced in 2006. After dallying with photography he now lives and "attempts to work" in Lincolnshire. He is extensively published, including the self-published collection ego...ergo (Amazon), 2012, and Scratch (Lulu, 2013). He has published in The Nexxuss, Volumes 17 & 18 (2012), Hot Summer Nights Anthology (Inner Child Press, 2012), the Forward Poetry Anthology: Near & Far (Autumn 2012), and the Forward Poetry Anthology Down: Memory Lane (2013). He had a poem selected for use as part of the Rochdale Canal Festival, and has published on the Ink, Sweat & Tears website (2013), and on the Kiss the Witch website (2013). Read.