ANNETTE LAPOINTE (she/her/hers) has lived in rural Saskatchewan, Quebec City, St John’s, Saskatoon, Winnipeg (where she earned her PhD), and South Korea. She now lives in Treaty 8 territory, on the traditional lands of the Beaver people, and teaches at Grande Prairie Regional College. She has published three acclaimed novels and a short story collection. Her latest book is . . . And This is the Cure (Anvil Press, 2021).