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, and a Pushcart Prize, among others. Her poetry has appeared in print and online publications including the Literary Review of Canada, Canadian Notes & Queries, Grain Magazine, Prism, Versal, Room Magazine, 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)