Toronto-born poet Renée M. Sgroi holds a PhD in Education from the University of Toronto and works as a post-secondary educator. A runner up in the UK’s 2020 erbacce poetry prize, her debut poetry collection, life print, in points, was published that year by erbacce-press. She is also the editor of the poetry anthology, Written Tenfold (Poetry Friendly Press).
Renée’s poetry has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including The /temz/ Review, The Windsor Review, The Beliveau Review, Lummox (U.S.), The Wild Word, Dénouement, Synaeresis, Prairie Fire, The Prairie Journal, Fresh Voices, The Banister, Verse Afire and in the League of Canadian Poets’ Poetry Pause.
A member of The Writers’ Union of Canada, the League of Canadian Poets, The Ontario Poetry Society, and an executive member of the Toronto branch of the Canadian Authors Association, Renée is currently at work on a poetry and a novel manuscript.