“I want to read books by women about the passion and the sacrifices we make living this writing life, writing this living life. I want to see more places set for women at that great table that is the feast of books.”

Read more of Salena Godden on her experience of being published in this feature at For Books’ Sake. 


Fishing in the Aftermath – Poems 1994-2014 is available from the Burning Eye Book Store for £11.99.