Michael Holmes is the poetry editor at ECW Press and editor of his own imprint, a misFit book, which publishes poetry and fiction. He is the author of four collections of poetry, including Parts Unknown, inspired by the world of professional wrestling. He has also written a novel, Watermelon Row, and two works of non-fiction. In the early 1990s, he helped organize the seminal Café May reading series and was one of the co-organizers of the first Scream in High Park in 1993. Holmes lives in Toronto.