A lover of paper and ink, Matthew Stepanic currently has more books than space on his shelves. On top of being the editor of Glass Buffalo, he is the poetry editor for Eighteen Bridges, a board member of the Edmonton Poetry Festival, and a freelance writer/editor. His poetry has appeared in Eighteen Bridges, The New Quarterly, 40 Below: Vol. II and his short fiction on coffee sleeves. His first book, the collaborative novel Project Compass, was published by Monto Books in Fall 2017. He graduated from the University of Alberta with a BA Honours in English in 2012.