lives on a smallholding in Oxfordshire. He works as a business coach and virtual finance director. His work been published online, in anthologies, and in Orbis, South, The Hope Valley Journal and The Alchemy Spoon. Carl Tomlinson’s debut pamphlet Changing Places was published in 2021 by Fair Acre Press.
Candle flowered kingdoms around the Black Sea
Carl Tomlinson reviews England's Green by Zaffar Kunial (Faber, 2022)
Maybe it’s already gone supernova
Carl Tomlinson reviews Space Baby by Suzannah Evans (Nine Arches, 2022)
Mosses and dunlins, lichens and curlew, light and water
Carl Tomlinson reviews what is near by Kay Syrad (Cinnamon, 2021)
What does Carl Tomlinson say?
It's hard to remember a time when poetry didn't delight me. I'm enchanted by the possibilities of language ...
Whichever life we live, it’s the other calls
Carl Tomlinson reviews Hotel Anonymous by Mike Barlow (Pindrop, 2021)
To make the unbearable more manageable
Carl Tomlinson reviews Where the Birds Sing Our Names, An Anthology for Tŷ Hafan (Seren, 2021) edited by Tony Curtis