Born in the northwest of England in 1981, Susie Gordon is a Shanghai-based fiction writer and poet. Her poetry, fiction, and non-fiction have been published in anthologies such as United Verses (2014), Unsavory Elements (Earnshaw, 2013), Middle Kingdom Underground (HAL, 2011), Unshod Quills (2011), and the May Anthologies 10th Anniversary edition (2003). Her first poetry collection, Peckham Blue, was published in London by Penned in the Margins in 2006, and her second collection, Harbouring, was released in November 2015 through Math Paper Press in Singapore. Susie was part of the Royal Court Theatre’s young writers’ programme from 2007 until 2008, and was a finalist and runner-up in British Vogue’s young writers’ competition in 2004 and 2005. She holds a BA in English (2003) and an MA (2007) from St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford. She is represented by Kelly Falconer at Asia Literary Agency.