Angela McSeveney

Angela McSeveney (b. 1964)
Angela McSeveney
Angela McSeveney

Biography

Summary

Angela McSeveney was born in Edinburgh, brought up elsewhere, returned to the city to study in 1982 and has lived there ever since. She is the author of two full collections of poetry, and two pamphlets. 

Full Biography

Angela McSeveney was born in Edinburgh and brought up in Ross-shire, Livingston and the Scottish Borders, where she attended Galashiels Academy for six years. She moved to Edinburgh to study in 1982 and has lived there ever since. 

While at university she was given advice and encouragement by the Writers in Residence Ron Butlin and Liz Lochhead.  Polygon published Coming Out With It in 1992 ; Imprint was published in 2002 by Edinburgh Review, and Mariscat Press have produced two pamphlets: Slaughtering Beetroot in 2008 and Still Bristling in 2012. 

Poems by Angela McSeveney