Marco Melfi is a graduate of Simon Fraser University’s The Writer’s Studio. His poems have appeared in The Antigonish Review, The New Quarterly, Prairie Fire, The Arc Award of Awesomeness, Funicular, and FreeFall. His chapbook, In between trains, was published in 2014 and his poem won The Fiddlehead's 2021 Ralph Gustafson Poetry Contest.?He lives in Edmonton on Treaty 6 Territory.?