Richard Reeve lives in Warrington, Otago, with his cat. He has published four collections of poetry: Dialectic of Mud (AUP 2001), The Life and the Dark (AUP 2004), In Continents (AUP 2008), and The Among (Maungatua Press 2008). His fifth collection, Generation Kitchen, has recently been sent to a publisher. Reeve holds a PhD in the humanities from Otago, and is currently completing a law degree. He was a founding editor of Glottis: New Writing and has been a past editor of Landfall.