About the Author

Dina Del Bucchia


Dina Del Bucchia was born in the Trail Regional Hospital, grew up in the village of Fruitvale, BC, and now lives in Vancouver. She has taught creative writing to young people, coordinated and hosted numerous literary events, and performed a one-woman show at the Vancouver Fringe Festival. She is editor of the Humour issue of Poetry Is Dead. Her short story "Under the 'I'" was a finalist for the 2012 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia. Her previous poetry collection is Coping with Emotions and Otters (Talonbooks, 2013).