Born and raised in St. Catharines, Ontario and living in Toronto, Terri Favro writes fiction, creative non-fiction, and articles that have appeared in Prism, Geist, Grain, Accenti, Riddle Fence, and MORE, among others. In 2010, she was selected as an Emerging Toronto Writer by the Diaspora Dialogues mentorship program. Her stories have anthologized in TOK: Writing the New Toronto, Vol.6 and in Behind Barbed Wire. She is also collaborating on the Bella stories, a series of graphic novels. Favro has been shortlisted three times for the CBC Literary Awards. She blogs at terrifavro.ca.