Mira Mattar writes fiction and poetry. She is an independent researcher, editor and tutor. She is a Palestinian/Jordanian from London where she continues to live and work. Her first book, Yes, I Am A Destroyer was recently published by Ma Bibliothèque. Her first chapbook, Affiliation, is forthcoming from Sad Press (published here is an excerpt from the title poem). Her first collection of poems will be published by The 87 Press.