Mother, lover, dreamer, scribbler, poet, campaigner,politics addict, restless mind.
Nara Hodge describes herself as a lover of words who is forever in love with the sheer beauty of written word and in awe of the fiercely overwhelming power of poetry.
Nara is an award - nominated poet who writes poetry in English and Russian. She is a nominee for Russian Literary Award 'Poet of The Year' 2017. Twenty- two of her award-nominated Russian poetry pieces have been published in the Poet of The Year 2017 nominees' poetry anthology.
A believer in therapeutical writing, she often uses writing to express her pent-up emotions and to untangle her restless thoughts. She refers to her writing in general as Restless Reflections.
Nara is currently working on her English poetry collection titled 'Restless Reflections'.
For her complete poetic work in Russian visit her poetry page here
Nara Hodge is also a Conservative activist and campaigner and one of the representatives of the British Conservatives Abroad.
She is a member of The Friends of British Overseas Territories and has campaigned extensively to raise the profile of the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar and to highlight some of the difficult situations the territory has been facing in recent years.
Nara Hodge is the first ever activist to have raised the issue of Gibraltar directly with the then British Prime Minister David Cameron.
Nara has a Bachelor's degree in Philology of Russian Language & Literature and a Master's degree in English & Historical Studies.
She lives with her family in beautiful Oxfordshire, England.
" When I write, I come alive."
_ Nara Hodge