Kirsten Irving is one half of the team behind hand-made magazine Fuselit and collaborative poetry press Sidekick Books.
In 2010, she co-wrote the pseudonymous pamphlet, No, Robot, No! with fellow editor Jon Stone, which was released by Forest Publications.
Her writing has appeared in the anthologies Dwang (Tangerine Press, 2009), City State: New London Poetry (Penned In The Margins, 2009) and two volumes of Stop Sharpening Your Knives (Egg Box, 2009 & 2011), as well as a variety of magazines, including Rising, Hand + Star and Shakespeare's Monkey Revue. Her first full collection, Never Never Never Come Back, is due to be released by Salt in 2012.
Together with Jon Stone, she edited the remarkable Birdbook I: Towns, Gardens, Parks & Woodland.
What to do, HappenStance, 2011