Born in Northern Ireland, Jo Burns lives in Germany. Jo’s poetry has been published in Oxford Poetry, Poetry Ireland Review, Poetry News, The Moth, Southword, The Stinging Fly, The Tangerine and Magma among many others. Jo won the McClure Poetry Prize 2017 at the Irish Writers Festival, CA, the Magma Poetry Competition 2018, the Poetry Society’s Hamish Canham Award 2020, and the Writers week Listal Competition 2020. Her first collection White Horses was published by Turas Press in 2018. She is currently working on both a second collection and a collaboration with Emily S Cooper.