My name is Carole Besharah. I graduated with a B.A. from the University of Guelph (2000) and a diploma in Professional Writing from Algonquin College (2015). Prior to working as a communications officer in Canada’s Capital Region, I managed three primary school libraries. My works have appeared in The Globe and Mail, SPINE Online Magazine, and In/Words Magazine. In 2015, I won the SPINE Online Magazine Century Gothic Award for Best Review.