Suzannah Showler is the author of Thing is (McClelland & Stewart/Penguin Random House 2017) and Failure to Thrive (ECW, 2014), a finalist for the Gerald Lampert Award for the best Canadian poetry debut and named one of the best books of the year by The National Post. Most Dramatic Ever, a book of cultural criticism about The Bachelor, is forthcoming from ECW’s Pop Classic series Spring 2018. Her writing has appeared places like Slate, Buzzfeed, The Walrus, Hazlitt, Maisonneuve, and The Los Angeles Review of Books. She is a two-time National Magazine Award finalist and the Silver award winner for “One of a Kind” in 2015. A 2017-2018 Presidential Fellow at The Ohio State University, she currently lives in British Columbia with her husband, novelist Andrew Battershill.