Anne Stewart was born and grew up in Kirkcaldy, before moving to London at 15. Her UK collections are The Last Parent (Second Light, 2019) and The Janus Hour (Oversteps Books, 2010). Two short bilingual collections (English/Romanian) were published in Bucharest: Let It Come to Us All (Integral & Contemporary Literature Press, 2017) and Only Here till Friday (Bibliotecha Universalis, 2015 and, in English/Spanish, 2016). Her awards include the Bridport Prize, the Southport Prize, Silver Wyvern (Poetry on the Lake, Italy) and a Hawthornden Fellowship. She has an MA (Dist) in Creative Writing from Sheffield Hallam University. She founded an online poet showcase in 2005 and is administrator for Second Light, a network of women poets.
Photo: from an original photograph by Elena Nistor