Robin Knight was born in 1967 to a Bristolean father of English and Irish origin and a Bangalorean mother of Indian, Portuguese, German and Italian origin. Twice long listed in the National Poetry Competition (2015 & 2017), his work has been published in journals and anthologies in the UK and US. He has written for Psychologies and True West magazines and co-authored Sussex Folk Tales for Children (The History Press) with his wife, writer Xanthe Gresham-Knight. Coyote is his debut novel. He lives in Brighton, UK.