Jan Conn’s most recent book of poetry is Botero’s Beautiful Horses(Brick Books, 2009). Her poems have appeared in many literary journals and anthologies including the Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2009. She won the inaugural (2006) Malahat Review PK Page Founders’ Award Poetry Prize and a CBC Literary Award for poetry (2003). She lives in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, and is a research scientist who works on the ecology and evolution of insects. Please visit http://www.janconn.com.