Tallan Alexander is a musician, poet, actor, author and mental health advocate living in Toronto, Ontario. Tallan lives with Bipolar 1 Disorder, Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, several substance use disorders and has difficulties surrounding food. They play piano, guitar and sing, and are currently studying for their level 9 piano at the Royal Conservatory of Music. They hold a honours bachelors of science from the University of Toronto in psychology, Buddhism and sexuality. Many of Tallan’s closest loved ones died tragically and much of their work seeks to keep the dead alive and among the living.