James Lilley is a father of three who resides in Swansea, Wales. He is and Arcade and Casino Engineer and active professional fighter. He was recently crowned British BKB champion. He has written since childhood but only during 2020 lockdown he started submitting his work. He has had his work published in various places such as ExPat Lit, Versification, Punk Noir Magazine, Close to the Bone, Black Bough Poetry, Dead Fern, Rock and a Hard Place Magazine aswell as many more. He was name Versifications Punk of the Year, has had a Micro Collection Published with Alien Buddha Press and has a full collection The Blue Hour due for publication in November 2021.