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). She 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 Magazine, Prism, Versal, Room Magazine, PANK, Bone Bouquet, The Fiddlehead, Arc, Lemon 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)