Angela Stoner


Angela Stoner’s work is inspired by the landscape of Cornwall. She runs courses in the healing power of writing and has contributed articles to journals and publications on this subject. Her poetry has been commended in Second Light, Poetry Cornwall, Great Trees of Cornwall, St. Petroc’s and Poetry on the Lake competitions. She regularly performs her work at festivals, and her book, Once in a Blue Moon, was published by Fal Publications in 2005.

Sample poem: Swimming my way home

Oversteps publications

Weight and Flight (2010)

‘The Mazemaker’s Daughters’ is Angela’s second Oversteps collection, and is full of the drama of an ancient Greek myth.

Sample poem: Come in

Oversteps publications

The Mazemaker’s Daughters (2016)

Recent news

  • Oversteps Books was at the Poetry Book Fair in London last month. A group of six of our poets gave a wonderful reading: Sally Festing, Simon Williams, Susan Taylor, Angela Stoner , Janet Loverseed and Wendy Klein.

    [8-Nov-16 ]


  • Angela Stoner has won the first Poetry Out Loud competition

    [6-Mar-13 ]


  • Angela Stoner has won the latest Poetry Society Stanza competition with her poem ‘Stone written’. Congratulations.

    [10-Oct-12 ]


  • Four Oversteps poets will be reading at Falmouth Library next Monday evening, 28th March, at 6.30pm. The readers will be Elisabeth Rowe, Angela Stoner, Caroline Carver and Alwyn Marriage; and there will be some open mic slots for other poets.

    [21-Mar-11 ]