About the Author
Sharon Goodier is a poet from Toronto, Canada. She has had poems published in Carte Blanche (Montreal), Dove Tales Nature Anthology (U.S.2015) and Adana, an anthology of women’s spirituality (U.S. 2015). She was long-listed for the Mary K. Ballard award (U.S.) in 2014. In 2015, she self-published a book of social justice poetry, A Stone in My Shoe. New Legends Anthology published her short story “The Year of the Donkey” in 2016. Also in 2016, her poetry appeared in Koru and Quilliad. In 2017, she is or will appear in Porcupine (U.S,) Tin Lunchbox (U.S.) and the Porcupine anthology. Her poem can be found on the current website for Poets Reading the News. She is a founding member of the renewed Art Bar Reading Series. She hosts reading and reads widely around Toronto.