Selina Boan is a young poet currently finishing up her BA in English Literatures at Carleton University. She has been published numerous times by In/Words Magazine and won The Claremont Review’s Annual Contest for short fiction in 2008. Her first chapbook entitled “An Act of Distillation” was released by In/Words Magazine and Press in 2013 and demonstrates her use of sensual language and fascination with alchemy.