Kirsty Jane McCluskey is a freelance writer and translator, specialising in history, literature and theology. She has a BA in Russian and German and an MPhil in History from the University of Cambridge. Kirsty is a long-standing member of the collective lit-blog Vulpes Libris. She has published reviews and interviews in Revolutionary Russia, The Vatican Past and Present, The Tablet and Theology. Her novelette The Royal Confessor was published in May 2014.