Karen McCarthy Woolf was born in London to English and Jamaican parents. Her poetry has been exhibited on London Underground, and broadcast on BBC radio. Her pamphlet The Worshipful Company of Pomegranate Slicers was a New Statesmen book of the year and a PBS recommendation. She appears in Ten New Poets: Spread the Word (Bloodaxe, 2010). She is interested in process and form, which she explores on her blog www.opennotebooks.co.uk.
by Karen McCarthy Woolf
Translated by the author