|My name is Tanith McKlane. I was born in Tupelo,
Mississippi in 1966. I won a poetry contest when I was 9, with a
poem called "Dreams". I wish I could say that I've been writing ever
since, but in truth, I have only just rekindled the creative flame.
My father was transferred to England and I finished
my education there. After I left University, I went for a short vacation
to Paris, and fell in love with the people, the culture, the language and
the city-so much so that I got a job and stayed there for nearly five years.
Personal reasons dictated that I should move, and,
although I visit often, I am currently living and working in Northern