Cathy has a sequence of 15 poems published in Quintet, Cinnamon Press. Her poems have appeared in The Interpreters House, Envoi, Orbis, Ink Sweat and Tears, Mslexia, Artemis and many other magazine and anthologies. She was shortlisted for the Bridport Prize this year, and was the runner up for The Baker Prize. She has previously won the Stratford upon Avon Literary festival prize. She was chosen by Poetry on Loan for their poems on postcards series. She is currently a tutor in Poetry and Memoir at Percival Guildhouse in Rugby, and also tutors Creative writing for Stratford Scribes, stratfordscribes.btck.co.uk and other groups. Cathy works with Connie Ramsay Bott offering writing workshops for organisations and groups www.openmindwriting.com .