Gillian Sze

Contributor and Guest Editor

Gillian Sze [website] was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her poetry collection, Fish Bones (DC Books, 2009), was shortlisted for the QWF McAuslan First Book Prize. She is the author of three chapbooks published by Withwords Press and her work has appeared in a number of national and international journals. The Anatomy of Clay, a poetry collection, is forthcoming from ECW Press in April 2011. She is also co-founder and co-editor of Branch Magazine. Sze has a Master’s degree in Creative Writing from Concordia University and resides in Montreal.


  • Issue #5 (November 2008): To John Lyman and the Portrait of his Father [Read]
  • Issue #6 (February 2009): Sonnet II [Read] [Discussed here]
  • Issue #8 (August 2009): Notes Outside Your Window [Read]
  • Issue #10 (February 2010): Guest Editor [Read]

Gillian reads her poetry:

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