Nicolette Little grew up in Oakville, Ontario, and has since lived, studied, and taught in several Canadian provinces and territories. She holds two degrees in English literature, from the University of Toronto (B.A. Hons.) and Dalhousie University (M.A.) and taught literary studies at Ontario’s Sheridan College, where she was awarded the “Everyday Hero” Professor’s Award (2016). As the founder of The English Mechanic writing company, she writes scripts, speeches, articles, and other content for an array of clients and publications. Currently, Nicolette teaches critical media studies at the University of Calgary, where she is also pursuing her Ph.D. At the end of a busy day, she loves to roam the nearby Rocky Mountains with her “wonder dog,” Eloise, as well, of course, as soak in the tub . .