Kathleen Strafford is an honour’s 1996 graduate of Kent State University and has earned a distinction MA in creative writing from Horforth’s Trinity University in 2018. She has been widely published on webzines and anthologies. Her first collection of poetry ‘Her Own Language’ was published by Dempsey and Windle in 2017. Kathleen’s second poetry collection was published by Yaffle in 2019. She is also the chief editor of Runcible Spoon Webzine and publishing.