About the Author
Mike Farren is a Yorkshire-based writer and editor whose poems have appeared widely in journals and anthologies. He has been placed and commended in several competitions, including as ‘canto’ winner for Poem of the North (2018) and winner of both the Saltaire Festival and the Ilkley Literature Festival poetry competitions in 2020. His pamphlets are ‘Pierrot and his Mother’ (Templar) and ‘All of the Moons’ (Yaffle) and ‘Smithereens’ (4Word). He is part of the Yaffle publishing team and one of the hosts of Rhubarb open mic in Shipley.