Kitiara Pascoe was born and brought up on the south coast of England, but only came to sailing through her partner. She studied English and Creative Writing at Plymouth University and then worked in Exeter’s Waterstones for two years, ending up as head of travel. She now works as a freelance ghostwriter and content writer through The Literary Lifeboat.
She has written for Yachting Monthly from the start of her trip and also been published in The Guardian, The Huffington Post, Matador, PopSugar and SurfGirl. In Bed with the Atlantic is her first book.
You can follow her via her blog, on Twitter and on Instagram