Mehvash Amin is an English language poet based in Lahore. She has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize for her poem titled ‘Karachi’. Her poems have been published in various literary journals, such as ‘Vallum’; ‘New International Poetics’ (Canada); ‘Sugar Mule’ (USA); ‘One Hand Clapping’ (UK); ‘The Missing Slate’; and books such as ‘A Khanna’s Capitals’ (Bloomsbury) and ‘The Stained Glass Window’ (Liberty Books), amongst others. Mehvash has a publishing house, Broken Leg Publications, and is publisher and editor-in-chief of ‘The Aleph Review’, a yearly anthology of creative writing and art. She has also compered sessions for the Islamabad Literary Festival and ‘EShe’ magazine (India) amongst others.