Louisa Adjoa Parker is a poet and writer of English-Ghanaian heritage. Her latest poetry collection, How to wear a skin, was published by Indigo Dreams, and her first collection and pamphlet were published by Cinnamon Press. Her work has appeared in many journals and anthologies. She has twice been shortlisted in the Bridport Prize, and highly commended in the Forward Prize. Louisa’s short story collection, Stay here with me, will be published by Colenso Books in 2020. She is currently writing a coastal memoir, to be published by Little Toller Books in 2020/21.