Laila Sumpton

Laila Sumpton is an Associate Writer at Spread the Word and runs poetry projects in hospitals, schools, parks, museums and libraries. She performs her work regularly and is working on her first collection.

Her poem for Dusk, Starling Time was performed at Greenwich at Dusk on the 21st December 2017 and published in the Dusk anthology on 21st June 2018

Her poem Mad Dogs and Englishmen will be performed at Noon in Blackheath on the 21st December 2018 and published in the Noon anthology on 21st March 2019