Oli Picken has lived on three continents and doesn’t have an easy answer to the question ‘where are you from?’ He is currently based in his girlfriend’s home city of Manchester, UK. He likes it despite the rain.
He recently completed a Masters Degree in Sexual Dissidence at the University of Sussex, for which he completed a thesis on New Queer Cinema, Sexuality, and Schizoanalysis. He currently works in education and writes when he can. You can find his work here.