Son. Brother. Leo. Warrior. Poet.
Troy Cabida is a poet, editor, producer and library assistant born and raised in Manila and currently based in London.
As editor, Troy has contributed to Siblíní Journal, Thought Collection Publishing and is currently fiction editor for The Murmur House. He is also credited as editor for Thought Collection Publishing’s first poetry collection “30 Days Dry” written by Chicago poet-playwright Robert Eric Shoemaker.
As a poet, Troy is an alumnus of the Barbican Young Poets collective (2016-2018). His poems have been published on such journals as Bukambibig, Our Own Voice, Anomaly Lit, Rambutan Literary, Eastlit, Cha: An Asian Literary Journal and The Ofi Press, where his poem was translated into Spanish. His performing credits include The Milton Court, Battersea Arts Centre, Upper Norwood Library Hub, Walthamstow Garden Party, Bare Lit Festival and Caravansérail. As of 2017, Troy has been functioning as assistant producer for London poetry open mic night Poetry and Shaah, spearheaded by poet and producer Neimo Askar.
Troy’s favourite things include bubble tea, having money, the Wonder Woman movie/s and long road trips with friends. Expect more of that alongside poetry, pictures from adventures and people talking about their favourite things coming out of this blog.
For bookings and enquiries, Troy may be contacted through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo courtesy of Camilla Greenwell, Barbican 2018.