Mike Stocks writes novels, poetry, lyrics and translations. He has worked as a lexicographer and as an editor for several British publishers.
He is the founder-editor of Anon, the anonymous submissions poetry magazine.
His debut novel, White Man Falling, won the Goss First Novel Award. His poetry collection Folly is published by Herla, and his translations of 19th century Italian dialect poet Giuseppi Belli are published by Oneworld Classics.
He also published an exciting environmental thriller, Down Deep, under the pseudonym Mike Croft.