Kim’s pamphlet, If We Could Speak Like Wolves, was a winner in the 2011 Book & Pamphlet Competition, chosen by Carol Ann Duffy; selected as one of the Independent’s Books of the Year in 2012; was the runner up in the 2012 Lakeland Book of the Year and reached the Michael Marks Poetry Award shortlist in 2013.
She won the 2010 Geoffrey Dearmer Prize and was awarded an Eric Gregory in 2011 and a Northern Promise Award in 2014.
Kim is one of 5 UK Poets selected by Ledbury Poetry Festival to take part in the Versopolis Project which promotes and translates emerging poets in partnership with 10 other European Festivals.
Her first full length collection The Art of Falling was published by Seren in 2015 and won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize.
She is currently a PhD candidate at Manchester Metropolitan University and she blogs at www.kimmoorepoet.wordpress.com