Ali Blythe

British Columbia, Canada

Member Since: 08/02/2018

Ali Blythe's first book of poems, Twoism, was released  to critical acclaim in 2015. 

He is the winner of the Vallum Award for Poetry, a finalist for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize, BC Book awards, and the the recipient of an honour of distinction from the Writers Trust of Canada for emerging LGBTQ writers. Blythe’s poems have been published in literary journals and anthologies in Canada, Germany, Slovenia, and England. 

Blythe is editor-in-chief of the Claremont Review, an international art and writing magazine for youth. 

A second book, Hymnswitch, is forthcoming in March 2019. He lives in Victoria BC, Canada.


Twitter Username: @aliblyther


  • Twosim , icehouse poetry - Goose Lane Editions (September 15, 2015)


  • Vallum Prize for Poetry(2017)
  • Honour of Distinction from Writers Trust of Canada(2017)
  • Finalist Dorothy Livesay Award (2016)

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Poetry