Deanna Young is the author of three books of poems, including Drunkard’s Path (Gaspereau Press, 2001) and House Dreams (Brick Books, 2014). Her poetry has appeared in journals across Canada, including The Malahat Review, Literary Review of Canada and Arc Poetry Magazine. In 2013, she placed first in the PRISM international Poetry Contest. Originally from southwestern Ontario, she lives in Ottawa where she co-directs the Tree Reading Series.