Geraldine Clarkson is a working class poet of Irish heritage, who lives in Warwickshire. Her poems have been published widely in journals including Poetry Magazine in the US. Her first poetry pamphlet was a Poetry Book Society Pamphlet Choice, and her second was a Laureate’s Choice. Her debut full collection is Monica’s Overcoat of Flesh (Nine Arches Press, 2020). Her latest publication is a pamphlet, Crucifox (Verve Poetry Press, 2021).