A poetess, writer and editor. She was born in Verdal, Norway. She has been studying Literature at the University of Bergen, and she spent one year at a Creative writing school. She has also been literature editor of Morgenbladet, a culture newspaper in Norway. She was for five years writer in resident at "Adrianstua", a writers house in Trondheim. She started Trondheim International Literature Festival while living there, and she also founded the Literature magazine LUJ together with two colleagues. She has published 7 books. She has received a number of Literature awards and prizes for her work. Her poetry was translated into 18 different languages, and she participated in numerous international poetry festivals.
YOU HAVE NOTHING TO SAY? Have you nothing to say? – nothing to say You do not exist? – do not exist May I see you? – see you See me? – see me Your body, it is gone? – is gone Must you be filled by others? – filled by others You do not exist alone – alone Are you lonely? – lonely Do you not feel ashamed? – ashamed ashamed ashamed Punished for talking too much – Ingrid Storholmen