Sarah Forbes Stewart – a poet and children‘s book author from Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature. Sarah started her career at comic publishers DC Thomson before moving to London to work as a magazine journalist and then editor. She was Fiction Editor at Scholastic Children’s Books and Senior Editor at Floris Books, and has written for Mizz, Bella, Time Out, The Skinny, The Herald, The List and The Guardian. She is Director of The Lighthouse Literary Consultancy, which offers editorial guidance to new writers. Sarah’s children’s books are published by Stripes under the pseudonym Sarah Forbes, and her poetry has appeared in Anon, Gutter, Mslexia, New Writing Dundee, The Pickled Body, The Scotsman and in the 2014 anthologies Be The First To Like This: New Scottish Poetry and Best Scottish Poems 2014.