Jason Guriel is the author of Forgotten Work (Biblioasis, 2020), a verse novel written entirely in heroic couplets. Guriel is also the author of the poetry collection Satisfying Clicking Sound (Véhicule Press, 2014) and The Pigheaded Soul (The Porcupine's Quill, 2013), a collection of poems, essays, and reviews. His writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Slate, The New Republic, Air Mail, Poetry, and many other magazines as well as the anthology The Best Canadian Poetry in English. He received the Frederick Bock Prize in 2007 and the Editors' Prize for Book Reviewing in 2009, both from Poetry magazine. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.