- Competitions 2020
Mike Barlow has won a number of competitions including first prize in the 2006 National Poetry Competition and third prize in the 2011 Strokestown International. His first full collection, Living on the Difference (Smith|Doorstop 2004) was shortlisted for the Jerwood Aldeburgh Prize. His last full collection is Charmed Lives (Smith|Doorstop 2012). A pamphlet, Amicable Numbers (Templar 2008) was a Poetry Book Society Pamphlet Choice and his latest publication is the pamphlet Some Kind of Ghost (New Walk Editions 2018).