About the Author
Ian McMillan is a highly regarded poet, writer and performer from Barnsley.
He's been Poet in Residence at Barnsley Football Club, Northern Spirit Trains and Humberside Police.
His work has led to extensive writing for Radio 1, 2, 3, 4 and Five Live as well as Yorkshire Television and BBC's Newsnight Late Review. He was recently profiled on the South Bank Show.
Ian is currently presenting The Verb on BBC Radio 3, alongside writing weekly columns for The Yorkshire Post and The Barnsley Chronicle.