HLR’s poetry was first published in print when she was 10 years old.

Her writing has been published by or featured in the following:

Ariadne’s Thread – Message in a Bottle – The Orbital – Infinite Press – Em Dash – The Gravity of the Thing – streetcake experimental – Free Verse Revolution – Dear Damsels – Once Upon A Rhyme (anthology) – Things We Like – Festival of Poetry (anthology) – Poets in the Spotlight (anthology) – The Founder – Student365 – We Will Not Be Silenced: The Lived Experience of Sexual Harrassment and Sexual Assault (anthology)


HLR is a resident writer at Hijacked Amygdala, posting new material there every FridayYou can read all of her contributions to Hijacked Amygdala here.

HLR is also a core member of Heretics, Lovers, and Madmen, posting new material there every couple of weeks(-ish)


Day of Birth/Night Crawlers was chosen by WordPress to feature on their Discover page in July 2016. The original can be read here.


Exclusive prose poem ‘Vignettes Of Violation’ by HLR published in landmark anthology We Will Not Be Silenced (2018)

Available for purchase in Kindle format and paperback in the US here and UK here.


In 2014, HLR wrote and compiled a critical edition of Mother and Daughter (an uncompleted sonnet sequence) by Augusta Webster. This book is available through the University of London. If you do not have access to the University of London library/archive services and think that you may find this edition useful to your studies, you can request it directly by emailing: