Robin Lindsay Wilson
Robin Lindsay Wilson was born in South Australia but has lived, studied and worked in Scotland for many years. He is Programme Leader of the Acting for Stage & Screen course at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh. His work has appeared in many literary magazines, including Magma, The Rialto, Envoi and Iota. In 2005 he was one of only ten poets to receive a commendation in the National Poetry Competition. His first collection Ready Made Bouquets was published in 2007 by Cinnamon Press. In 2012 he won the Tenby Poetry competition. In 2014 he was short listed for the Liverpool International Poetry and Short Story Competition. He has recently completed a set of twenty two poems commissioned for the new South Glasgow Hospital. These are displayed along the hospital corridors as insets into very large graphic images. The Landmark series was created from stories related by the hospital staff.
“The inner world and the outer set one another alight in Robin Lindsay Wilson’s poems.” – Envoi.