Marion McCready lives in Argyll, Scotland. Her poems have been published widely including in Poetry (Chicago), Edinburgh Review and The Glasgow Herald. She won a Scottish Book Trust New Writers Award in 2013 and won the Melita Hume Poetry Prize (2013). Her first full-length collection, Tree Language, was published by Eyewear Publishing (2014). Her second collection Madame Ecosse was published 2017 also by Eyewear Publishing.