Niels Hav is a full time poet and short story writer with awards from The Danish Arts Council. In English he has We Are Here, published by Book Thug, and poetry and fiction in numerous magazines including The Literary Review, Shearsman, Exile, The Los Angeles Review and PRISM International. In his native Danish the author has published six collections of poetry and three books of short fiction. His work has been translated into several languages such as English, Arabic, Turkish, Dutch, Farsi, Serbian, Albanian, Kurdish, Chinese, Portuguese, Bulgarian. He has travelled widely in Europe, Asia, North - and South America.
Niels Hav was raised on a farm in western Denmark, today he resides in the most colourful and multiethnic part of the capital, Copenhagen.