Ingrid Horrocks is a poet, critic, and non-fiction writer from Aotearoa New Zealand. Her previous books include Travelling with Augusta: 1835 and 1999, Women Wanderers and the Writing of Mobility and two collections of poetry. With Cherie Lacey, she is the co-editor of Extraordinary Everywhere: Essays on Place from Aotearoa New Zealand. She is a member of the NonfictioNOW International Board, and a Contributing NZ-Aotearoa Editor to the Sydney Review of Books. Ingrid teaches creative writing at Massey University, Wellington, where she lives with her partner and two daughters.