Jane Pearn’s poetry and short stories have appeared in several magazines including The Blue Nib, Brittle Star, Snakeskin, Spelt, and Ink, Sweat & Tears. She has two published poetry collections. In 2019 her work was chosen as one of the Guernsey International ‘Poems on the Move’. She was long-listed in this year’s The Rialto Nature and Place competition, and has been twice long-listed in the National Poetry Competition. Jane lives in Selkirk and was Chair of the Borders Writers’ Forum from 2019 to 2022.