Writing & Awards

Kate Soltan, Edinburgh Multicultural Festival


Winner of the Edwin Morgan Poetry Award 2022.

Scottish Book Trust New Writer’s Awardee 2022.


‘My Granny Dreams of Guyana’ in New Writing Scotland 40. 2022.

I’ve Been Hiding’ 2021 Mixtape: Writer’s of Colour Audio Anthology. 2022.

The Whitby‘ in The Scotsman. 2021.

The Whitby‘ in Best Scottish Poems 2020. 2021.

Dock Leaves‘ in Things That Happen Every Year in a Cycle zine. April 2021.

Dock Leaves‘ in The Scotsman. 2020.

Dock Leaves‘ commissioned by The Scottish Poetry Library. 2020.

Parting‘ and Cauliflower‘ in Middleground. 2020.

A Swimming Pool with a Glass Roof‘ in Butcher’s Dog. 2020.

The Whitby‘ in Gutter 21. 2020.

Kate Soltan, Edinburgh Multicultural Festival