A bird i catch || to eat by current UEA student Linda Collins has been selected as the runner-up in the 2022 Mslexia Poetry Competition. Linda is a New Zealand journalist who has worked on newspapers in Sydney and London and is currently completing the MA in Creative Writing (Poetry) at UEA. Her debut collection Sign Language for the Death of Reason was also published last year by Math Paper Press in Singapore. It is a poetic response to her memoir, Loss Adjustment, about the death by suicide of her daughter, which was published by Awa Press in 2019. Linda was shortlisted for the Bridport Prize in Poetry in 2021.