Alexandra Carr-Malcolm was born and raised in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. She now lives in Yorkshire, and works as a freelance British Sign Language Interpreter within the Yorkshire region. Alex has been featured in five collaborative anthologies by Dagda Publishing, and has also featured in The Wait. Her first anthology Tipping Sheep (the right way) was released in 2013. In 2015 her poem, “Homecoming” won second place in a poetry competition, Overcoming Obstacles, held by Dagda Publishing. Currently, Alex has just released her second anthology, Counting Magpies. Her poems can be found on her blog www.worldlywinds.com.