I am currently editing my third collection, The Mirror and its Fragments (Salt, 2023), which is a contemporary and Sapphic retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairy tale The Snow Queen.
First Research Trip to Finland (2013)
In October 2013, I was able to use some of my Arts Council funding to arrange a research trip to Finland in order to observe reindeer herders at work on the edge of the Arctic Circle. I was lucky enough to arrive just as the first snows were falling.
The Snow Queen Retold (2012)
During my residency at The Polar Museum, I was fortunate to get he opportunity to collaborate with textile designer, Lindsey Holmes who made costumes in response to some of my poems for the text and textile exhibition The Snow Queen Retold.