rob mclennan

Born in Ottawa, rob mclennan is author of over twenty books of poetry, fiction, and non-fiction in four countries. His second novel, missing persons, was published in fall 2009, and his other writings have appeared in some two hundred journals in fourteen countries. An editor and publisher, rob runs above/ground press, Chaudiere Books (with Jennifer Mulligan), seventeen seconds: a journal of poetry and poetics, and the Ottawa poetry PDF annual ottawater. He regularly posts reviews, essays, interviews, and other notices at He spent the 2007-08 academic year in Edmonton as Writer-In-Residence at the University of Alberta. rob continues to live in Ottawa.


rob will appear in Literary Cocktails.