John Metcalf

John Metcalf was born in Carlisle, England, and was educated at the University of Bristol. He emigrated to Canada in 1962. In addition to working on his own writings (novels, stories and essays), he held for many years the unsalaried post of Senior Editor of the Porcupine' Quill. John Metcalf is the editor of "Canadian Notes and Queries" and book publisher Biblioasis. He resides in Ottawa with his wife, Myrna.