Ali Whitelock is a Scottish poet living in Australia. a brief letter to the sea about a couple of thingsis her 4th book. Her previous collections include and my heart crumples like a coke can and the lactic acid in the calves of your despair (long-listed for the Australian Literature Society Gold Medal in 2021). Her memoir, poking seaweed with a stick & running away from the smellwas published to critical acclaim in Australia & the UK. Read more at Ali's website.