Steven Bruce was born in Stockton, County Durham in 1987. He began writing in 2014 and is now the author of several poetry chapbooks including Thrown Up, The Black Poems (Hunting Raven Press), and co-author of Dark Matter 8 (The Black Light Engine Room).

His poetry and short stories have featured in various magazines and anthologies in the UK and America.

In 2018, he graduated from Teesside University with a Master's Degree in Creative Writing.

He currently lives beside the River Tees with his artist wife. And is on the verge of publishing his full debut poetry collection, White-Knuckle.