Rob A. Mackenzie

Rob A. Mackenzie
Photograph of Rob A. Mackenzie by Gerry Cambridge
Rob A. Mackenzie © Gerry Cambridge



Rob A. Mackenzie was born in Glasgow. He studied law and then switched to theology. He spent a year in Seoul, eight years in Lanarkshire, five years in Turin, and now lives in Leith. He is reviews editor of Magma poetry magazine and also administers the review site, Elsewhere.

His pamphlet, The Clown of Natural Sorrow, was published by HappenStance Press in 2005, followed by a collection, The Opposite of Cabbage (Salt, 2009). A pamphlet, Fleck and the Bank, was published in 2012 and a second full collection, The Good News, in 2013, both by Salt.

Poems by Rob A. Mackenzie