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Kathy Groan is from Yorkshire and works as a cleaner, life model, usherette and waitress. She is a poetry submissions editor for New Welsh Review. Kathy received a Northern Writers' Award (2016) and is currently a PhD candidate at Aberystwyth University. Her work has appeared widely in magazines and anthologies, including: Best British Poetry 2015 (Salt), Best British and Irish Poets 2016 (Eyewear), The Poetry of Sex (Viking), Hallelujah for 50ft Women (Bloodaxe), Poetry Wales, Magma and The Rialto. Her first book, a reimagining of the Oedipus myth, is represented by David Higham Associates literary agency. You can find out more about Kathy's work here: