Sue Leigh studied for a PhD in poetry at Aberystwyth University and currently teaches creative writing part-time at Rewley House, Oxford University’s department for continuing education. She has been published in numerous magazines and journals including Oxford Magazine, Planet, Poetry News, Templar Poetry Pamphlet 2011, The Times Literary Supplement and The Warwick Review. Her poems also featured in Oxford Poets 2007: An Anthology (edited by David Constantine and Bernard O’Donoghue, Carcanet Press). Her poem ‘Scrimshaw’ was broadcast on Poetry Please (BBC Radio 4) in 2012. She won the BBC Radio 3 Proms Poetry Competition, 2014. She lives in Oxfordshire.