ELAINE BORTHWICK was born in Glasgow in 1965. She is based in Leeds. She has performed her own poetry publicly at several venues and literary events in the UK. An extract from her forthcoming novel was published in Sein und Werden: Wunderkammer Edition (ISMS Press). Her artwork has appeared in Polluto Magazine (Doghorn Publishing). David Lynch is her favourite director.
JENNIE COLE was born in Greenwich in 1983 and now lives and works in London.
KIRSTEN IRVING is one half of the team behind cult handmade magazine FuseLit and collaborative poetry press Sidekick Books. Her pamphlet, What To Do, was published in 2011 by Happenstance and her first full collection is due in 2012 from Salt Publishing. In 2011, she won the Live Canon prize for poetry. www.drfulminare.com
SHANN PALMER is a musician/teacher from Texas who lives in Richmond, Virginia. She is widely published in print and on the web. To see what she's up to, check shannpalmer.blogspot.com.