Glen Dresser was born in 1977 and grew up on a farm near the small prairie town of Carbon, Alberta. He later studied journalism and technical writing at Mount RoyalCollege. With his wife, he runs a gallery and bookstore in Calgary that specializes in illustration and design. He has written everything from greeting cards to books on exhibitions. His first novel Correction Roadwas short-listed for the City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Book Prize. Correction Road was published in 2007 by Oberon Press.