About the Author
Selima Hill won first prize in the Arvon/observer International Poetry Competition with part of The Accumulation of small Acts of Kindness, form Trembiling Hearts in the Bodies of Dogs : new & selected poems (1994). Her other Bloodaxe poetry titles are A Little Book of mkeat (1993), Violet (1997), Bunny (2001) and portrait of my lover as a hourse (2002). Violet was a poetry book Society Choice and was shortlisted for all three of the UK's major poetry, the forward Prize, T.S Eliot Prize and Whitebread Poetry Award. Bunny won the Whitebread Poetry Award, was a poetry book Society Choice and was also shortlisted for the T.s. Eliot Prize. Selima Hill Lives in Dorset.