Kathrine Sowerby is a writer living in Glasgow. She has an MFA from Glasgow School of Art, an MLitt in Creative Writing from Glasgow University, and she won a 2013 New Writers Award from the Scottish Book Trust. Her poems, stories and translations have been published widely in journals and anthologies and she has read her work at the Edinburgh Book Festival, StAnza Poetry Festival and taken part in translation projects in Pakistan and Latvia. Her chapbooks include Unnecessarily Emphatic and Tired Blue Mountain (Red Ceilings Press) and Margaret and Sunflower (dancing girl press). In 2017 her full collection that bird loved was published by Hesterglock Press and her book of stories The Spit, The Sound and The Nest by Vagabond Voices.