Lorraine Caputo is a documentary poet, translator and travel writer. Her poetry and narratives have been published in over 70 journals in Canada, the US and Latin America, such as Drumvoices Revue, Canadian Dimension and In Other Words (Mexico). Her works appeared in eight chapbooks of poetry, five audio recordings and six anthologies. She has also authored several travel guidebooks. In March 2011, the Parliamentary Poet Laureate of Canada chose her as poet of the month. She has done over 200 literary readings, from Alaska to the Patagonia. For the past decade, she has been traveling through Latin America, listening to the voices of the pueblos and the Earth.