Sue Butler is a keen cyclist, walker and gardener. She has been lucky enough to work in many exciting places, including Russia, Uzbekistan, China, Sri Lanka, America and Malaysia. Sue won an Eric Gregory Award and is the author of a number of poetry collections including Learning to Improvise (Rockingham), and Arson, (Happenstance). She currently lives in Hertfordshire and works as a copywriter. Sue was Walking With Poets, poet in residence at the Benmore Botanic Garden in June.