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"Truth rings from every page of this assured and engrossing debut." Zoe Strachan

"Both laugh-out-loud funny and poignant..." Lesley MacDowall

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Readers' Reviews:
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"Exciting new voice in Scottish literature. Keep an eye out for this one.” Kevin MacNeil

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"These poems are snatches of treasured things, lithe and real in themselves, ready to leap off the page.” – Polly Clark

"...the breadth of source material used to mine these process poems is unexpected, funny and surprisingly political... Tough forces the reader to participate, rather than just read.” - nick-e melville

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Kate’s had fiction, poems and visual poems published in journals and exhibitions and held two literature residencies in Cove Park (2014) and Vermont Studio Center (2015). A recipient of three Creative Scotland funding awards, for fiction and poetry, Kate's also a literacy volunteer and chairs festival events. She was writer-in-residence at the Wigtown Festival (2009) and gained a Masters in Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow (2008).