Sylvia Legris is originally from Winnipeg and currently resides in Saskatoon. Her books include circuitry of veins, ash petals, pathological lies (& other disorders) and iridium seeds. Her work has been published in many journals, including Border Crossings, Room of One's Own, and CV2. Legris has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. In 2006 she was awarded the Griffin Poetry Prize and the Pat Lowther Award for Nerve Squall. In 2001 she won the Malahat Review's Poem Prize for Fishblood Sky.