Voting is open for the Aurora Awards and my poem "My Pillow Eats Screams" is on the ballot
Voting is now open for the 2022 Aurora Awards! My poem, "My Pillow Eats Screams", is one of the six in the Best Poem or Song category. Members of the Canadian Science Fiction & Fantasy Association (CSFFA) can vote for it and other amazing works of fiction by Canadians. If you're not a CSFFA member, here is an explanation about the Auroras, the poem in ebook format, and all you need to know to vote.
The Aurora Awards are Canada's most prestigious fan-voted awards for speculative fiction, covering novels, poetry, short stories, fan actives and more. Any Canadian can take part and vote! Voting closes on July 23, 2022.
If you want to know more about this poem, I've posted about what inspired me to write this poem and you can read the entire poem.
Matt Moore is an Aurora Award-winning author, poet and columnist of horror and dark science fiction. His work has appeared in On Spec, the Aurora Award-winning anthology The Sum of Us: Tales of the Bonded and Bound (Laksa Media), the Drabblecast, and The Ottawa Citizen.
His debut book, the short story collection It's Not the End and Other Lies, was published in 2018. It is currently out of print.
He lives in Ottawa, Ontario.