Amanda Earl writes & publishes from an aeirie high atop Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Her poetry chapbooks have been published by above/ground press (Ottawa), Avantacular Press (USA), Book Thug (Toronto), chapbookpublisher (USA) & Laurel Reed Books (Mt. Pleasant). Amanda also makes visual poems, some of which have been exhibited in Russia & Windsor as part of the Last Vispo Anthology. She's the managing editor of the Ottawa-based Bywords.ca & the Bywords Quarterly Journal & the (fallen) angel of AngelHousePress. With her husband Charles, she attempts to disturb the universe with art, poetry, music, photos & the occasional baked good.