Cynthia Miller is a Malaysian-American poet, poetry festival producer and innovation consultant living in Edinburgh. She Co-Founded Verve Poetry Festival. Her poems have appeared in Ambit, The Rialto, Butcher’s Dog, Poetry Birmingham Literary Journal, harana poetry, The Best New British and Irish Poets and Primers Volume Two. Cynthia was longlisted for the Women Poets’ Prize, and in 2021 she was awarded an Eric Gregory Award by the Society of Authors. Her debut collection Honorifics was published by Nine Arches Press in June 2021 and was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection.