Bridget Khursheed is a widely-published poet and geek based in the Scottish Borders.

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In 2014, she received a Scottish Book Trust New Writer Award for poetry. And Roads to Yair is available now from Twinlaw Publishing.


Bridget is known for her knowledgeable and entertaining reading, speaking and teaching style. She has spoken and taught all over the UK and in the States in venues ranging from bookshops, the Globe Theatre, universities and schools to allotments, pubs and shopping malls. And on subjects including:

- online writing, collaborative writing, social media for poets, blogging, telling detail in poetry and creative techniques; women poets and women's writing (and Sir Walter Scott).


or bridget at khursheed.co.uk