Ottawa poet Frances Boyle is the author of Light-carved Passages (BushchekBooks 2014) and a chapbook, Portal Stones (Tree Press 2014). Her poetry and short stories appear in The New Quarterly, Vallum, Arc, Prairie Fire, CV2, Fiddlehead, Room, Freefall, CV2, Ottawater, Truck, Moonset, Bywords and other literary magazines, and in anthologies on form poetry, Hitchcock, love poetry, and daughters remembering their mothers. Prizes she’s received include This Magazine’s Great Canadian Literary Hunt, the Tree Reading Series chapbook contest and the Diana Brebner Prize. She is a member of Arc Poetry Magazine’s editorial board.