Theressa Slind's debut short story collection, Only If We're Caught, won the 2022 Saskatchewan Book Awards First Book Award and was shortlisted for the Book of the Year and Fiction Awards. For SK Arts' 75th anniversary We Celebrate You campaign, she was nominated as an emerging artist and writer to watch. Her fiction has appeared in Grain, Prairie Fire, The Malahat Review, The New Quarterly, and elsewhere.
She grew up on a grain farm in Treaty 4 territory in east-central Saskatchewan and attended the University of Saskatchewan and McGill University. She's a librarian by day, writer by early morning, and lives in Saskatoon with her delightful family.