Adrienne Gruber is the author of two full-length collections, Buoyancy Control (BookThug) and This Is The Nightmare (Thistledown Press), and three chapbooks, Intertidal Zones (JackPine Press), Mimic (Leaf Press) and Everything Water (Cactus Press). Her poetry has been short-listed for the CBC Literary Awards, Arc’s Poem of the Year contest and Descant’s Winston Collins Best Canadian Poem contest. Her poem ‘The Rope’ was selected for publication in the anthology, The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2010. Adrienne was the recipient of the 2012 bpNichol Chapbook Award for Mimic and her poem Gestational Trail won The Antigonish Review’s Great Blue Heron Poetry Contest in 2015. Originally from Saskatoon, Adrienne currently resides in Vancouver with her partner and two daughters.