Mandy Pannett is a poet, novelist and freelance creative writing tutor. Her poetry has appeared in journals in the UK, Europe, Canada and the States. Four collections have been published – Bee Purple and Frost Hollow (Oversteps Books), Allotments in the Orbital (Searle Publishing) and All the Invisibles (SPM Publications). Her novella The Onion Stone was published in November 2011 by Pewter Rose Press and is achieving good reviews and sales. She has been a prize winner in several national competitions and enjoys judging others.