Martha Baillie lives in Toronto. Her novels include The Incident Report, The Search for Heinrich Schlögel, and If Clara. Sister Language, co-written with her sister, Christina Baillie, was published by Pedlar Press in September 2019.
Materials for making a death mask: one handful alginate sufficient tap water plaster bandages half a bedsheet, torn one plastic garbage bag, torn a good pound of beeswax Tools: one large bowl, a long-handled spoon, a single-burner stove, a saucepan, . . .