RUTH ROACH PIERSON lives in Toronto. She has published four poetry collections: Where No Window Was (BuschekBooks, 2002), Aide-Mémoire (BuschekBooks, 2007), finalist for the 2008 Governor General’s Award for Poetry, CONTRARY (Tightrope, 2011), and Realignment (Palimpsest Press, 2015). She has also edited the anthology I Found It at the Movies (Guernica Editions, 2014) and published two chapbooks: Aperture (Rufus Books, 2014), inspired by the photography of Josef Sudek, and Untranslatable Thought, a collection of centos. Till I Caught Myself will be published by Seraphim Editions in the fall of 2017.