ROBYN SARAH grew up in Montreal, where she still lives. She is the author of ten poetry collections, most recently My Shoes Are Killing Me, winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award for Poetry in 2015. She has also published two collections of short stories and a book of essays on poetry. Her poems have been broadcast on The Writer’s Almanac and included in The Norton Anthology of Poetry, and since 2011 she has been poetry editor for Cormorant Books.