Alison Smith

Poet Alison Smith is the author of three full-length collections, the most recent of which, This Kind of Thinking Does No Good (Gaspereau, 2018), won the 2019 J.M. Abraham Poetry Award (Atlantic Book Awards). 

Smith’s poems have appeared in journals including Guernica Magazine, Fjords Review, Event Magazine, The Rusty Toque, and Lemonhound. She lives and writes on Nova Scotia’s South Shore.