Bio: Frank Giorno lives in Timmins, Ontario. He writes about mining and First Nations issues. “Internee 328: Camp Petawawa” co-written with James McCreath appears in “Beyond Barbed Wire” (Guernica Editions 2012). He has published two books of poetry, “Elvis in America” and “Arrivederci! Plastic Covered Couch ( 2006, 2008 Lyricalmyrical Press)”. He founded Timmins Voices Reading Series and Northern Voices Journal...the mission is to develop and promote Northern literature.