Kym Deyn is a poet and playwright and fortune teller. Their work has appeared in anthologies and magazines including The Valley Press Anthology of Prose Poetry, Introduction X by Smith/Doorstop books, Ink Sweat & Tears, and Neon Magazine. They have been shortlisted for awards including the West Yorkshire Playhouse "Airplays" Competition and the Streetcake Experimental Writing Prize, and are the winner of the 2020 Outspoken Prize in the page category.
They graduated from Durham University in 2019 with a BA in Classical Civilisations and are currently studying for a Creative Writing MA at Newcastle. They are the current coach of Durham University's award-winning poetry slam team.