Mandy Pannett

Mandy PannettMandy Pannett teaches English to pupils with a range of abilities and leads creative writing workshops in various parts of the country. She runs an Arts Cafe and is involved in working with local writing groups. Two collections of her poetry have been published by Oversteps Books – Bee Purple and Frost Hollow – and her work has been widely published in the UK, Europe, Canada and the States as well as on line. She is available for readings and workshops.

Sample poem: Frost Hollow

Oversteps publications

Frost Hollow (2006)  OUT OF PRINT
Bee Purple (2002)

Recent news

  • Mandy Pannett won 1st prize in the Barnet Poetry competition, won 2nd prize in the Segora competition and was runner-up in the Cardiff International Poetry competition.

    [9-Sep-14 ]

  • Three Oversteps poets, Maggie Butt, Mandy Pannett and Ken Head were commended in the Poetry Kit Poetry Competition.

    [10-Dec-13 ]

  • Sentinel Literary Quarterly has appointed Oversteps poet Mandy Pannett as their new Poetry Editor.

    [13-Sep-13 ]

  • Mandy Pannett has won the 2013 Red Shed Poetry Competition.

    [15-May-13 ]

  • For an on-line interview with Mandy Pannett (‘Bee Purple’ and ‘Frost Hollow’) see

    [6-Jul-11 ]