Lindy Barbour was born in Orkney and brought up in North East Fife. She now lives in rural Lanarkshire and is a psychodynamic counsellor, teaching counselling and psychotherapy at the University of Edinburgh.
Lindy began writing poetry in a series of workshops run by Liz Lochhead at the Glasgow School of Art.
She presented excerpts from her collection "Where You Start From" at the recent HDS annual seminar in Glasgow in a dialogue with Colin Kirkwood.
The collection is available from Mariscat Press and Word Power Books in Edinburgh.
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