Lise Downe

Lise Downe lives in Toronto, where she writes and makes jewellery and art, which she has exhibited across Canada. She has studied printmaking at the Beal Art Annex, sculpture in England and jewellery at George Brown College and Ontario College of Art and Design. Downe has three previously published books of poetry: A Velvet Increase of Curiosity, The Soft Signature and Disturbances of Progress. The poems in This Way are an alternative take on the genre of detective fiction.