Fiona Moore’s first full-length collection, The Distal Point (HappenStance 2018), has been shortlisted for the 2019 T.S. Eliot Prize and was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation for autumn 2018. She lives in Greenwich, London. In 2004 she left her career in the Foreign Office to write and work part-time for a sustainable development NGO. She reviews poetry, was an assistant editor at The Rialto and is currently on the editorial board of Magma, co-editing the November 2018 issue on the theme of climate change. The first of her two HappenStance pamphlets, The Only Reason for Time, was a Guardian poetry book of the year and the second, Night Letter, was shortlisted for the Michael Marks Award for Poetry Pamphlets.
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