Ralph Dartford hails from Basildon, Essex and is founder member of highly acclaimed spoken word collective ‘A Firm of Poets’.
Ralph has been published in The Guardian, Stirring Magazine (US), Pulp Faction, Exterminating Angel Press (US) and London Territories. His first Collection, ‘Cigarettes, Beer and Love’ was published by Ossett Observer Presents in July 2013.
“Wonderfully dynamic”- York Press
“Great Support” - Kate Tempest
“A pocket full of miracles” - Richard Lee / Jerwood Space
“This is proper, visceral stuff about real life. Poetry for the rest of us” - Luke Wright
“A disgrace!” - Sylvia Plath