Annelies Pool, author of Celia’s Inner Anorexic has published numerous articles, columns and editorials in more than 30 Canadian periodicals and is a first place recipient of the Jack Sanderson Award for Editorial Writing. She is best-known for the funny, personal columns which she has been writing for many years in various incarnations, the most recent of which was Prelude Notes in above&beyond, Canada’s Arctic Journal. Annelies’s first book iceberg tea, a collection of her favourite columns, was published in 2010. In recent years Annelies has been exploring more creative forms of writing. She is currently in throes of writing a novel and when she’s not busy with that, she serves as the Executive Director of NorthWords NWT.