Mike Spry has written for The Toronto Star, The National Post, and Maisonneuve, and is a regular contributor to TSN’s BarDown. He is the author of JACK, which was shortlisted for the 2009 A.M. Klein Prize for Poetry, and he was nominated for the 2010 Journey Prize for a story from his collection Distillery Songs, which was shortlisted for the 2012 ReLit Award. His latest work is Bourbon & Eventide from Invisible Publishing. He lives in Montreal.
“…A voice that crackles with biting humour and refreshingly straightforward fury… Spry is consistently capable of achieving levels of raw honesty rarely seen in the work of more seasoned poets.” – The Montreal Gazette