Matthew Joseph Haigh is a poet from Cardiff, Wales. 

His first poem was published in the autumn issue of Poetry Wales, 2009, and since then he has continued to have work in a range of magazines, anthologies and websites.

His poems have appeared in Poetry LondonMagma and The Guardian. He contributed to Coin Opera II: Fulminare’s Revenge - an anthology of computer game poetry from Sidekick Books. His first poem for children features in the 2015 anthology Falling Out of the Sky: Poems About Myths & Monsters, published by The Emma Press. 

Matthew completed a Foundation Art & Design Diploma in 2004 and a degree in Graphic Communication in 2007. He volunteered for Oxfam and worked for a national charity. He currently works for the NHS.