Sharon English has published two collections of short stories, Uncomfortably Numb (Porcupine's Quill, 2002) and Zero Gravity (Porcupine’s Quill, 2006). Zero Gravity was long-listed for the 2007 Giller Prize, short-listed in the 2007 ReLit Awards, and included in the Globe and Mail’s Best 100 new titles of 2006. Works by Sharon have also appeared in journals such as Best Canadian Stories and Canadian Notes and Queries. She’s now working on a novel called What Has Night to Do with Sleep? Sharon also teaches creative and academic writing at the University of Toronto.