Paul was born in ‘Poets Corner’, Croydon and on his 30th birthday featured in Poetry Rivals ‘Top 30 UK Writers’ – a writer, reader, chocolate eater and Artistic Director of The Chocolate Poetry Club, London.
He has made appearances at The Royal Albert Hall, Tate Modern Gallery, Althorp Estate, Lambeth Country Show and Field Day Festival amongst others, with writing published by Amaryllis, Forward Poetry, I am not a silent poet, Nutshells & Nuggets and more.
He has led creative writing workshops at Althorp Literary Festival, Clapham High View Primary and has hosted events across South England. Known to share stages with the likes of Joelle Taylor, Rob Auton, Inua Ellams, Anthony Anaxagorou and Mark Grist his writing is insightful yet fierce, passionate yet measured and accessible.
“Like watching a bonfire of words.” Mark Grist.