TRISHA CULL has a master’s degree in creative writing from the University of British Columbia and was awarded the Earl Birney Scholarship. Her work has been published in literary magazines such as Geist, Room of One’s Own, Descant, and Lichen. In 2006, she won Lichen’s “Tracking a Serial Poet” contest. She is currently working on a memoir, a collection of poetry, and a play called “Dying to Chelsea Morning and Other Songs.” At the THIN AIR Poetry Bash, she will be presented with the Bliss Carman Poetry Award for her poem, “Loose,” winner of the 2007 Prairie Fire Writing Contest. Cull lives in Victoria.