Maurice Mierau is a Winnipeg writer, editor and teacher.
His second book of poems, Fear Not, won the ReLit Award
for poetry in 2009.
Maurice’s first book of poems was Ending with Music (Brick, 2002). It was described
by the University of Toronto Quarterly as “a marvelously energetic performance.” Memoir of a
Living Disease, Maurice’s non-fiction book, won a Margaret McWilliams Award from the
Manitoba Historical Society in 2006.
Maurice is editor and associate publisher of a Winnipeg-based fiction imprint, Enfield & Wizenty.
He also edits The Winnipeg Review, an on-line review of Canadian fiction.