Tricia Dearborn’s poetry has been widely published in literary journals such as Meanjin, Southerly and Overland, and in anthologies including Contemporary Australian Poetry, Australian Poetry Since 1788 and The Best Australian Poems 2012 and 2010. She has been a featured reader at many events, including the Sydney Writers’ Festival in 2012. She won the University of Canberra National Short Story Competition in 2001 and was joint winner of the 2008 Poets Union Poetry Prize. Her awards include several grants from the Australia Council and a residential fellowship at Varuna, the Writers’ House. She is on the editorial board of Plumwood Mountain, an online journal of ecopoetry and ecopoetics, and was poetry editor for the February 2016 issue. She has degrees in biochemistry and arts. Her most recent collection of poetry is The Ringing World, published by Puncher & Wattmann.