Mark won the Somerset Maugham Award for Two kinds of silence. Books include Doppelgangers and Loud music makes you drive faster with Parthian, and The view from my shed is forthcoming from Dreich Chapbooks. Fiction and poetry also widely published in Agenda, The London Magazine, Poetry Wales, The Interpreter’s House, The Lonely Crowd, Wales Arts Review and many others. He was Hay Festival Writer at Work and has been awarded a Wales Media Award for his journalism. Other prize listings include the National Poetry Competition, the New Welsh Review Rheidol Prize and the Little Wonder Radio Award, Paris. He lives in Cardiff.