Emma Must lives in Belfast where she is studying for a PhD in the Seamus Heaney Centre at Queen’s University. She’s actually from Hampshire, though she sometimes says she is from the Isle of Wight. A frequent contributor to Abridged, she has also had poems published in Poetry and Audience, Butcher’s Dog and The Open Ear. In 2013 she won second prize in the Strokestown International Poetry Awards, and read with Michael Longley at the Ulster Museum. Image courtesy of Malachi O'Doherty.