Matt Lennox is the author of a collection of short stories (Men of Salt, Men of Earth, Oberon Press) that was shortlisted for the 2010 ReLit award; the title story was published in Best Canadian Stories for 2006. His latest book is a novel, The Carpenter, which came out in 2012. His nonfiction has appeared in Toronto Life and The National Post. He is a recent graduate of The University of Guelph's MFA in creative writing, and continues to serve and train as an officer in the Canadian Forces Army Reserves. Lennox enjoys travel, carpentry, and amateur boxing. He lives in Toronto, and is working on his next novel.