Amy LeBlanc holds a BA (Hons.) in English Literature and creative writing from the University of Calgary where she was Editor-in-Chief of NōD Magazine. During her time with NōD, she managed the production of six issues of poetry, prose and graphic artwork with a team of student volunteers. She is currently Non-Fiction editor at Filling Station magazine in Calgary. Her poetry and fiction have appeared, or are scheduled to appear in Room, Prairie Fire, Contemporary Verse 2, and EVENT among others. Amy won the 2018 BrainStorm Poetry Contest for her poem “Swell”. Her collection, Ladybird, is forthcoming from Anstruther Press in fall 2018.