Lizzie Madder was born in Stoke-on-Trent, but moved to Leicester in the 1960s. She is a poet and artist and has studied both fashion design and botanical art. Since 2002, she has lived in Cambridgeshire where she now explores the Fenland landscape through her poetry, photography and watercolours. In 2006, she was diagnosed and treated for anal cancer. Netogiating the Days is her first poetry collection.
Cathy Grindrod - These poems tell of one woman's difficult and courageous journey but at all times speak for, and to, many.