About J.S.Watts


J.S.Watts is a UK writer. She was born in London and now lives and writes in East Anglia. In between, she read English at Somerville College, Oxford and spent many years working in the British education sector. She remains committed to the ideals of further and higher education despite governments of assorted political persuasions trying to demolish them. 
Her poetry, short stories and book reviews appear in a variety of publications in Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the States including Acumen, Brittle Star, Envoi, Mslexia and Orbis and have been broadcast on BBC and independent Radio. She has been Poetry Reviews Editor for Open Wide Magazine and Poetry Editor for Ethereal Tales. Her debut poetry collection "Cats and Other Myths", a multi-award nominated poetry pamphlet "Songs of Steelyard Sue", and her latest collection "Years Ago You Coloured Me", are published by Lapwing Publications. Her novels, "A Darker Moon" and "Witchlight" are published by                                                                                         Vagabondage Press.