Ella Walsworth-Bell is a speech therapist living in Cornwall, who writes in between bringing up two children. She explores mental health and life in rural communities; she values a connection with the physical and natural environment. Ella created and published ‘Morvoren’ last year, a book of poems and photographs about sea swimming. She placed second in the Perito Prize 2022 for a short story about inclusion and diversity. She has secured Arts Council Funding for ‘Mordardh’, a poetry project about surfing.