Mark Vanner was born in Nottingham and now lives in Gloucestershire, UK. His poetry has appeared in publications including, Neon Literary Magazine, Mono Fiction, Across The Margin, Apocalypse Confidential, Idle Ink, Outlaw Poetry, Punk Noir and many more. In 2004 his poem ‘It Only Hurts When You Walk Away’ was Forward shortlisted. He studied with the Faber & Faber Academy. For more information please visit: www.markvanner.com or find him on Twitter: @VannerMark.