Spenser Smith is a writer, editor, and photographer working towards a creative writing and journalism BA at Vancouver Island University. His work has been published in The Puritan, Prairie FireThe Maynard(parenthetical)The Quilliad, and elsewhere. He has been the recipient of the Pat Bevan Scholarship in Poetry and the Barry Broadfoot Award for Journalism/Creative Non-Fiction, and was the winner of the 2017 Blodwyn Memorial Prize in Poetry. He served as managing editor of Portal 2017 and is currently the associate editor of The Navigator.

Picture of Spenser Smith
5th annual It’s A True Story Slam. Photo by Sarah Packwood.