About Christopher

Christopher Hopkins grew up in Neath, South Wales and currently lives in the Canterbury area of Kent with his wife and daughter and works for the NHS.

Christopher has received nominations for IPPY and two poems from the book nominated for the Pushcart Prize with his first chapbook Take Your Journeys Home.

His second chapbook is due for release summer 2018 and is titled The Last Time We Saw Strangers. Both are published by Clare Songbirds Publishing House based in New York, USA. The had been nominated for the CLMP Firecracker Award for poetry and the poem ‘Iodine’ from the book has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize.

Christopher’s poems have been widely published including The Morning Star National Newspaper, Indianapolis Review, The Cortland Review, Ink Sweat & Tears, Mojave River Review, Backlash Press, Riggwelter, Tilde, Ghost City Review, Rust + Moth, The Journal and The Blue Nib Literary Magazine.