• Porteous, Katrina

    Katrina Porteous (b.1960) was born in Aberdeen and now lives in Northumbria. She is a poet, historian and broadcaster and is perhaps best known for her innovative radio-poetry. Her work engages with ideas of nature and place. She is President of the Northumbrian Language Society and has written several poetry collections, including most recently Two Countries (Bloodaxe 2014).

"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..."Erica Wagner
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