Ella Risbridger is a writer, anthologizer and editor. In a former life she was the beauty columnist for a broadsheet, a poetry columnist for a now- defunct women’s website, a poet, a carer, and a journalist. She has written for the Guardian, the Independent, the Observer, Grazia, Stylist, Prospect, and Waitrose Magazine; and has been profiled in the Times, the Financial Times and the Daily Mail. Her debut, Midnight Chicken (& Other Recipes Worth Living For) was Sunday Times Book Of The Year 2019, Guild Of Food Writers General Cookbook Of The Year 2020, and an Amazon and Waterstones bestseller. She lives in South-East London with four thousand books, and has finally got a cat. She is no longer on Twitter, can’t figure out how to update her website, but is often on Instagram. @ellarisbridger/ellarisbridger.com. Ella's new book, The Year of Miracles, is out now from Bloomsbury.