Sue Wallace-Shaddad was born and brought up in Suffolk and now lives there. She is married to a Sudanese academic and civil society activist and has a daughter (a singer-songwriter) and a son (a film editor).
Sue is Secretary of the Suffolk Poetry Society, organises poetry events and reads her own poetry regularly in venues around Suffolk. She has done readings on local community radio. Sue has had work published in magazines, local anthologies, online and in Orizont Literar Contemporan, Romania. Sue’s poem Pathway has just been published in The Dawntreader issue 38 and her poem Winter was recently published by Ink, Sweat and Tears. She had a poem shortlisted for an Emma Press anthology in 2016. Sue’s career with the British Council 1974- 2014 took her all over the world promoting UK education and culture.
Sue observes and reflects, captures moments of time in both her own life and the lives of others, painting pictures with her words.