Maisie Lawrence is fiction editor and poet. She is a co-founder of Pride in Publishing, a networking group for LGBTQ+ people who work with books. Maisie commissions a variety of commercial fiction at digital publisher Bookouture where her authors include cozy mystery writer Betty Rowlands, crime author J.M. Hewitt and reading group novelist Beth Miller, whose novel The Two Hearts of Eliza Bloom is available to pre-order now https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B07L34RSJW.
Maisie is a member of writer’s collective Malika’s Poetry Kitchen, founded by Malika Booker. She has just received Developing Your Creative Practice funding from Arts Council England to develop her first poetry collection.