Previous appearance on KindaSound Radio, presented by Mo Hewitt:
Diego Montes de Lobos published his first poem at 17 years old, and studied at the Sorbonne in Paris, where he won a poetry prize at age 20,
Diego is multilingual, with good command of 6 languages. French is his mother tongue. He wrote professionnally in French for 10 years in journalism as a war reporter, and is currently a TV producer in London.
His poems were in French before moving to London and switching to English, though he still feels and thinks in French.
He runs and cycles. Poetry is a form of running and cycling - an evasion with words.