a fondness for the colour green is the debut poetry collection by UEA alumnus Charlie Baylis and is published this week by Broken Sleep Books. Charlie Baylis is from Nottingham. He is the editor of Anthropocene. His poetry has been nominated three times for the Pushcart Prize and once for the Forward Prize. His first collection of poetry, a fondness for the colour green, is published by Broken Sleep Books in June 2023. He graduated from UEA’s MA in Creative Writing (Poetry) in 2019.