At the moment, Rose has a six month poetry residency - a `Poetry Place' award from the Poetry Society - which has placed her in the context of a doctor's surgery.
`Connections', `Blue Horse of Morning', `Brazen Marriage', `Sixteen, Seventeen', `Night Terrors', `The Tractor Driver' are from her Seren book Blue Horse of Morning. `Shamanka', `The Swimming Dreams' are from the Stride anthology of women's poetry The Rainbow's Quivering Tongue. `Pagan Lady' is from her Radio 4 Kaleidoscope Special Longings: The Isle of Man. This poem also won the English section of the Irish international poetry competition Comortas Filiochta.