Steve Armstrong is a poet who lives in the city of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. When he’s not writing poetry, he enjoys working as a social worker/counsellor. Steve’s first book of poems Broken Ground (University of Western Australia Publishing) was published in 2018. A second collection What’s Left (Flying Islands Pocket Book Series) was launched December 2020. He won the Bruce Dawe Poetry Prize in 2015 and has been awarded the local prize for the Newcastle Poetry Prize twice.