Chris Powici's poems have been published in various magazines including The Gutter, New Writing Scotland and The Dark Horse. His latest collection is This Weight of Light, published by Red Squirrel. Chris edited Northwords Now magazine from 2010 until 2017. He reckons the natural world matters and that, with luck and hope and work, poetry can help wake us up to just how much it matters. Chris lives in Perthshire, Scotland and teaches creative writing for the University of Stirling and the Open University.