Carly Rosalie Vandergriendt’s writing has been published in The Malahat Review, The Fiddlehead, Room, Plenitude, Prairie Fire, PRISM international, (parenthetical), Riddle Fence, Matrix, and elsewhere. Her story, “Resurfacing,” was shortlisted for the Carter V. Cooper Short Fiction Prize in 2017. Her translations have been published in QC Fiction’s I Never Talk About It and carte blanche. She is currently at work on her first novel.
Originally from Waterloo, Ontario, Carly has lived in Montreal since 2013. She has worked as a tree planter, community organizer, support worker, and server, and currently works as a freelance writer, academic editor, translator, and English as a Second Language teacher. Carly holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology: Brain & Cognition from the University of Guelph and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia.