Sue Goyette lives in Halifax and has published six books of poems and a novel. Her latest collection is Penelope (Gaspereau Press, 2017). She's been nominated for several awards including the 2014 Griffin Poetry Prize and the Governor General’s Award and has won the CBC Literary Prize for Poetry, the Earle Birney, the Bliss Carman, the Pat Lowther, the J.M. Abraham Poetry Award, the Relit Award, and the 2015 Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia Masterworks Arts Award for her collection, Ocean. She is the editor of the 2014 Best of Canadian Poetry Anthology and the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize Anthology. Her work has been translated into German and French and her collection, Ocean, is currently being translated by Acadian poet Georgette LeBlanc for Éditions Perce-Neige. Sue teaches in the Creative Writing Program at Dalhousie University.