Lisa Baird sits down with a cup of tea.

Lisa Baird is a writer, a performance poet, a community acupuncturist and a queer white settler living on Attawandaron/Mississaugas of the New Credit territory (Guelph ON). Her poetry appears in various journals including Arc, Rattle, CV2, Plenitude and Grain, and was longlisted for the 2020 CBC Poetry Prize. She is a contributor to the Lambda-award winning anthology The Remedy: Queer and Trans Voices on Health and Healthcare (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2016) and to GUSH: Menstrual Manifestos for our Times (Frontenac House, 2018).

Her first book of poetry, Winter’s Cold Girls, is available from Dagger Editions (an imprint of Caitlin Press) or your local bookstore.