A. Light Zachary is a writer and editor in Toronto.
They are an editor with Metatron and poetry editor at The Puritan.
Light’s first novel is The End, by Anna.

More about me:

My poetry and non-fiction have appeared or are forthcoming in over 40 magazines and anthologies across North America.
(See my full list of publications.)

I won the E.J. Pratt Medal in Poetry in 2016. I was awarded a fully-funded residency at the Banff Centre in 2019.

I was the creator and host of Light Reading (2015–2019), a private reading/party series for marginalized writers.

In addition to my editorial positions listed above, I edit literary fiction and teach poetry workshops on a freelance basis.
Most recently, I taught Grade 11 students in the IB program at Parkdale Collegiate Institute.

I will be the judge for The Malahat Review‘s Open Season Award in Poetry in 2020.

I am a trans-/bigender, queer, and neurodivergent human being. I live in Toronto and in Cap-de-Cocagne, Acadie.

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