Bridget Khursheed is a Scottish Book Trust New Writers' Awards winner for poetry and has been published extensively in anthologies and magazines including New Writing Scotland, The Rialto and The London Magazine. Her collection Roads to Yair: Some Border poems is available from Twinlaw Publishing, and she is currently working on a book of weather and maps, The Exact Colour of Snow. A talented performance poet, she curates the Stowed Out Festival Roar spoken word stage. Bridget has a day job in software having pioneered intranets in the UK, and she developed the first online course at the University of Oxford.
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