Joe Haward Author

About Joe Haward

Rev Joe Haward is an author, poet, and heretic.


Born into an Indian family, Joe was adopted with his identical twin brother and grew up transracial in the UK.


As an ordained Reverend he calls out injustice and hypocrisy within the church institution, refusing to be silent, whatever the cost. 


Alongside two published nonfiction books, he works as a freelance journalist challenging political, societal, and religious corruption, with articles regularly featured in the national news site, Byline Times


His work can be found in various publications, where he writes horror, noir, and transgressive fiction. He is the winner of The Prize for Short Story Telling 2021, and his poetry has also been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. Joe is a member of the Independent Fiction Alliance.


His poetry collection, Heresy, (Uncle B. Publications) will drop in 2022, and his debut novel, Burning the Folded Page (Cinnabar Moth Publishing) will be released in 2023.


Find him on Twitter @RevJoeHaward.”

Image by Liam McGarry

Places of Publication

Published and Upcoming