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Ayelet McKenzie has lived in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, for 32 years and began writing poetry there. She says:
“I write poetry for in the words of Brené Brown, “Creativity is the way I share my soul with the world,” and poetry is my medium. I have always written. It used to be short stories. Now I enjoy writing mostly poetry."
Ayelet's writing has been published in
Equinox; Obsessed With Pipework; The New Writer;
Poetry International Nottingham; Other Poetry; Assent; Pennine Platform; Understanding Magazine; The Frogmore Papers; Weyfarers; Quantum Leap; Orbis; Dream Catcher; Paragrammers; Sarasvati; and Reach Poetry.
Pamphlets by Ayelet McKenzie:
Waiting for an Angel (Selkirk Lapwing Press, 2007) Small Bear (Caterpillar Press, 2017)
The Patient is Disappointing (Tidefall Press, 1999); Courting the Asylum (Survivors Press, 2009)
MESSAGES WRITTEN ON ENVELOPE BACKS
by Ayelet McKenzie
Published by Dempsey & Windle in 2018
" With a brevity and impact which call to mind Emily Dickinson, these poems startle us not only with the freshness and originality of their imagery but with the astuteness and the honesty of their perceptions. .”