Steven Bruce Writer



Steven Bruce is a British poet, writer, and author of White Knuckle. His poetry and short stories have featured in various magazines and anthologies around the world. In 2018, he graduated from Teesside University with a Master's Degree in Creative Writing.



White Knuckle is a concise exposé of a severe childhood experience. This book is brutal, tragic, and moving: an essential read.






Steven Bruce writes with a surgeon's knife rather than a pen.
Bob Beagrie, Ek Zuban

There are experiences in poetry to which you become a witness.
Helena Nelson, The Sphinx Review

Steven Bruce's poetry is intelligent, sharp, and demands to be heard.
Mandy Maxwell, The Stanza

A creative and inventive writer.
Stephanie J Bardy, The World of Myth Magazine

Awards & Nominations

Academic Awards
Master's Degree in Creative Writing
Teesside University, graduate, 2018.

Poetry
Sundress Publications
Caffeine, Best of the Net, nominated, 2017.

The World of Myth Magazine
A Tragedy, Member of the Month, issue 80, winner.

Fiction
The World of Myth Magazine
Chimaera, Member of the Month, issue 75, winner.

Crossing the Tees, Anthology III
The Heart Exhumed, Short Story Prize, shortlisted, 2019.

The World of Myth Magazine
Whimper, Member of the Month, issue 78, winner.