SUE GOYETTE lives in Halifax. She has published five poetry collections and a novel. Her latest collection, Penelope in first person, is forthcoming from Gaspereau Press. She’s been nominated for several awards, including the 2014 Griffin Poetry Prize, and has won the CBC Literary Prize for Poetry, the Bliss Carman, the Pat Lowther, the J.M. Abraham Poetry Award, the ReLit Award, and the 2015 Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia Masterworks Award for her collection, Ocean.