English poet, author, and translator known for Skull Event, The God-Trap, Love’s Journeys, along with other poetic works. His books are the Hermaphrodite Recording and In the united states of your skin. He analyzed at Queen’s University, Cambridge, where he edited a literary publication entitled Delta. He received the 1996 Queen’s Platinum Medal for Poetry. He wedded Barbara Sherlock, an designer, and experienced two children. Later on, he wed Penelope Shuttle, with whom he previously a third kid. He was created within the same yr as fellow English poet Geoffrey Hill.