Portrait of Kristin Henry

Kristin Henry

Kristin Henry is a Melbourne poet who loves connecting with a live audience. She has read and sung her poetry in many venues throughout Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom over the past 25 years.

Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Kristin attended over twenty schools across the southern states of the US before migrating to Australia at the age of 18. Kristin has previously published five collections of poetry and been shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Award.

She currently teaches advanced poetry and short story writing in the Holmesglen Institute’s Professional Writing and Editing course. All the Way Home is her first verse novel.