Bethany Rivers has previously had poems published in Envoi, Ink Sweat & Tears, Obsessed with Pipework, Offa’s Press, Blithe Spirit, Bare Fiction, Cinnamon Press, Fair Acre Press, Scintilla, The Ofi Press, Three Drops from a Cauldron, Amygdala, The Lampeter Review, and English Chicago Review. Bethany lives on the outskirts of Shrewsbury and loves both cats and dogs. She teaches Creative Writing and mentors writers through their first book. She received an M.A. from Cardiff University. Her greatest passions in life are writing and helping others to unleash their creativity. She runs poetry healing retreats: www.writingyourvoice.org.uk.