About the Author

Wendy Donawa


Author

Wendy Donawa, formerly a museum curator and academic in Barbados, now lives on the West Coast and participates in Victoria's vibrant poetry scene. Her poems have appeared in anthologies, magazines, and online publications across Canada. She was a finalist in The Malahat Review's 2013 Open Season Competition, and in 2015 she was runner-up in the inaugural Cedric Literary Awards. She has published two chapbooks, Sliding Towards Equinox (Rubicon Press, 2009) and Those Astonishments of Sorrow, of Joy (Leaf Press, 2012). Thin Air of the Knowable is her first collection.