Annick MacAskill is the author of No Meeting Without Body (Gaspereau Press, 2018) and the chapbook Brotherly Love: Poems of Sappho and Charaxos (Frog Hollow Press, 2016). A second full-length collection is due to be published by Gaspereau Press in the spring of 2020.

MacAskill has been selected as a finalist for the CBC’s Canada Writes Poetry Prize, The Fiddlehead‘s Ralph Gustafson Poetry Prize, Grain Magazine‘s Short Grain Contest, The New Quarterly‘s Edna Staebler Personal Essay Contest, a Pushcart Prize, and other literary honours. Her writing has appeared in print and online publications across Canada and abroad, including the Literary Review of Canada, Canadian Notes & Queries, Grain MagazinePrismVersalRoom MagazinePANKBone BouquetThe FiddleheadArcLemon Hound, and CV2.

Originally from Ontario, she currently lives and writes in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Find her on Twitter: @thisisannick

(Author photo by Heather Kirk)