M. V. Williams is a novelist and poet living in Shropshire. Mary runs a writers’ group in Market Drayton where she and her husband live in a cottage with a well under the floor and a garden that keeps trying to get into the house.  Her poetry has been widely published and she was the winner of the Hippocrates and Ware poetry prizes. Her prose fiction, five novels and a collection of short stories is published under her writing name Valentine Williams. 

Website: http://www.valentinewilliams.co.uk