Steve has sporadically written poetry since 1978 gleaning inspiration from angst, nature, culture, music, food, politics, craft, and angst.
Work life; technician in professional theatre, joiner, electrician, set up a workshop for special needs young adults running it for five years before moving to Mytholmroyd in 2006. In 2009 Steve and partner Jo established ‘I spice’.
Home life; father of three children, cook, dishwasher, green woodturning, parental wisdom/guidance/pasties.
Performing guitar blues/ragtime/jazz solo/duo/trios since 1985.
In 1980 Steve, unaccompanied, walked 1180 miles between John ‘O’Groats and Lands’ End, collecting publicans’ autographs, sleeping in barns/under hedges…(now referred to as hedge-surfing).