Richard Scarsbrook is the author of eight books, including his most recent, Rockets Versus Gravity. His short stories and poems have appeared in Descant, The Dalhousie Review, Prairie Fire, Matrix, The Toronto Quarterly, and the NeWest Review. He teaches creative writing courses at George Brown and Humber Colleges, and is a mentor for the Humber School for Writers Correspondence Program. He lives in Toronto. His latest book is Rocket Versus Gravity with Dundurn Press.