Sandra Ridley is a poet and editor whose work can be found in journals across the country, including The Antigonish Review, CV2, Fiddlehead, Grain, New Quarterly, Prairie Fire, RAMPIKE, and This Magazine. Ridley was co-winner of the bpNichol Chapbook Award for her chapbook Life and a finalist for the Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry in 2009. An early version of her first book, Fallout, won the Alfred G Bailey Prize. Her new collection, Post-Apothecary, is being published this fall by Pedlar Press. Ridley grew up in Saskatchewan and lives now in Ottawa.