Pearl Pirie has published two collections of poetry, been shed bore (Chaudiere Books 2010) and Thirsts (2011), which won the Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry. She has had several chapbooks published by Corrupt Press, AngelHouse Press, above/ground, and obvious epiphanies press. She runs phafours press, and has served as an editor for Tree Press. She has coordinated the Tree Seed Workshop Series since 2009. She’s working on the next couple manuscripts. Or, more accurately, they are working on her.