Rachel McCrum has worked as a poet, performer, writer and promoter in Edinburgh, Scotland, since 2011, arriving via Manchester, Belfast, New Zealand, Oxford and a small seaside town in Northern Ireland. She is Broad of the spoken-word duo Rally & Broad, and the 2015 Writer In Residence for CoastWord, Dunbar. She has performed and taught poetry in Greece, South Africa, Haiti and around Scotland and the UK. Her pamphlet, "Do Not Alight Here Again," was published by Stewed Rhubarb Press and named the winner of the 2013 Callum Mcdonald Award. Read more on her website.