D.S. Martin is a Canadian poet with three collections to his credit. His new book, Conspiracy of Light: Poems Inspired by the Legacy of C.S. Lewis, appeared in October from Cascade Books, as part of the Poiema Poetry Series. His previous books include Poiema, which was a winner at the Word Awards in 2009, and his chapbook, So The Moon Would Not Be Swallowed, published by Rubicon Press (Edmonton) in 2007.
He is the Series Editor for the Poiema Poetry Series from Cascade Books.
His poetry has appeared in many journals in both Canada and the US, such as Canadian Literature, Christian Century, Dalhousie Review and Queen’s Quarterly. His chapbook is about his grandparents who were missionaries to China from 1923 to 1951. He has written about poetry for publications such as Books & Culture, and Ruminate. He and his wife, Gloria, live in Brampton, Ontario, as do their two sons.