Victoria Pugh writes about the natural world – searching landscapes and seascapes for the secrets of the human heart. She has lived in various parts of Wales and in the Lake District. She loves wild places... for a while; but she has had to accept that she is probably an urban person. She was born in London and has lived in Reading for the last twenty years. Her first collection of poetry Mrs Marvellousis published by Two Rivers Press. She has an MA in Creative Writing from Manchester Metropolitan University. She has been successful/been commended in the Cardiff International poetry competition, Scintilla poetry competition, Blinking Eye poetry competition and has been published in magazines. She teaches literacy and learning skills at Thames Valley University. She is a member of Second Light Network.