Margo LaPierre is a Canadian poet and visual artist. Her first collection of poetry, Washing Off the Raccoon Eyes, was published by Guernica Editions in 2017. She completed her B.A. in Philosophy at Ryerson University and is currently pursuing a Publishing certificate, also at Ryerson. Her poems have been published in CAROUSEL, The Feathertale Review, filling Station, Bywords Literary Quarterly, Echolocation, and EAT IT: A Literary Cookbook of Food, Sex and Women’s Writing, amongst others. Her poem “Bear Skin Rug” won the Silver award for Poetry at the Alberta Magazine Publishers Awards.