Stuart Ross has been involved in literary publishing for over thirty-five years. He is the author of nine books of poetry, two story collections, a previous book of personal essays, two collaborative novels, and a solo novel. He won the 2010 ReLit Prize for Short Fiction for Buying Cigarettes for the Dog and in 2012 was co-winner of the Mona Elaine Adilman Award for Fiction on a Jewish Theme for his novel Snowball, Dragonfly, Jew. In 2013 he was awarded the sole prize to an anglophone writer by l’Académie de la vie littéraire au tournant du 21e siècle for his poetry collection You Exist. Details Follow (Anvil). Stuart lives in Cobourg, Ontario.