blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2023  Vol. 21  No.3
an online journal of literature and the arts
Mazzy Sleep

Mazzy Sleep’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Rattle, The Minnesota Review, Barren Magazine, Geist, and elsewhere. She was commissioned by the Lunar Codex to write a poem that will be launched to the moon via the Griffin-VIPER Mission in 2024. An associate member of the League of Canadian poets, she was also commended by T.S. Eliot Prize winner Joelle Taylor in the 2021 Waltham Forest Poetry Competition. She is an eleven-year-old poet from Toronto, Canada.  end

Photo by Matthew David Sleep