Mike Spry is a writer, columnist, and editor. He has written for the National Post, the Toronto Star, MaisonneuveIndiewireFLOOD, Washington Square Review, TSN, Playboy, MTV, and many others, and is the author of three books: JACKDistillery Songs, and Bourbon & Eventide. His work has been recognized as a Canada Council for the Arts Grant recipient, and a finalist for the Journey Prize, AM Klein Prize, and ReLit award.