Kathy Miles is a poet, playwright and short-story writer. Kathy also writes children's stories and monologues. She was born in Liverpool and moved to Wales in 1972. Educated at the University of Wales, Lampeter, Kathy worked in the College Library. She is a founder-member of the Lampeter Writers' Workshop and has been published in numerous magazines and anthologies. Her poetry has been successful in several major competitions, including the National Poetry Prize and most recently as winner of the Bridport Prize.