Kasia Jaronczyk is a microbiologist by training. She has published poems and short stories in Room, The Prairie Journal, Carousel, Nashwaak Review, and in Postscripts to Darkness (an anthology of dark/horror fiction). Her stories have won first place at the Eden Mills Contest and second place in the gritLIT Writing Contest. She is the co-editor of Polish(ed):Poland Rooted in Canadian Fiction, an anthology of Polish-Canadian short stories that will be published in September 2017 by Guernica Editions. Her debut short story collection Lemons was published by Mansfield Press in May 2017.