Tricia Dearborn’s poetry has been widely published in literary journals including Meanjin, Southerly, Overland and Cordite, and in anthologies such as Contemporary Australian Poetry (2016), Australian Poetry Since 1788 (2011), The Best Australian Poems (2010, 2012) and Out of the Box: Contemporary Australian Gay and Lesbian Poets (2009). She was joint winner of the Poet’s Union Poetry Prize in 2008, and has been awarded several grants by the Australia Council and a Residential Fellowship at Varuna, the Writers’ House. She is on the editorial board of Plumwood Mountain, an online journal of ecopoetry and ecopoetics, and was poetry editor for the February 2016 issue. Tricia has degrees in biochemistry and arts. Her most recent collection of poetry is The Ringing World, published by Puncher & Wattmann in 2012.