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Katya Balen

Position: Editor
Mail: katya@bluepencilagency.com


Katya is the author of The Space We’re In (Bloomsbury 2019) and October, October (Bloomsbury 2020). She is also co-director of Mainspring Arts, a charity that supports and mentors neurodivergent people in creative projects.
She lives in London with her partner and their lazy lurcher, Raffia.
She also reads for a literary scout.