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

Publications include…

Poetry and Prose:
Ariadne’s Thread // Message in a Bottle // Infinite Press // Things We Like // Em Dash // The Gravity of the Thing // Heretics, Lovers, and Madmen // streetcake experimental // Free Verse Revolution // Dear Damsels // Dust Poetry // In Parentheses // Chantarelle’s Notebook // Re-side // The Hellebore // Lunate [shortlisted in Flash 500 competition] // Anti-Heroin Chic // Constellate Literary Journal // Ghost Heart Literary Journal // Royal Rose

Once Upon A Rhyme // Festival of Poetry // Poets in the Spotlight // We Will Not Be Silenced: The Lived Experience of Sexual Harrassment and Sexual Assault


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


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.


HLR is the author of a critical edition of Mother and Daughter (an uncompleted sonnet sequence) by Augusta Webster (2014). 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: