Ivy Alvarez is a three-time Pushcart Prize nominee, New Zealand Poetry Society’s editor for a fine line magazine, and former international editor for the first NZ/Aotearoa edition of Atlanta Review.
Born in the Philippines, Ivy Alvarez grew up in Tasmania, Australia. Having lived in Scotland and the Republic of Ireland, she lived almost ten years in Cardiff, Wales, before arriving in Auckland, New Zealand in 2014.
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“This masterpiece of brutality veined with tenderness will skewer you to its pages.” —Sally Spedding
“Haunting and surreal… powerful and foreboding.” —Jennifer MacBain-Stephens
“Finely-crafted poems… and a frequently wry or dark sense of humour.” —Rose Hunter
“Here’s a striking new voice to accompany us from Hades to Tasmania, from myth to mother.” —WN Herbert
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