Annik Adey-Babinski grew up in Ottawa, Canada. Her documentary, Mooring, is a finalist for Oolite Arts' The Block short competition. Her first book of poetry, OKAY COOL NO SMOKING LOVE PONY, was published by The Word Works, Washington, D.C., in Winter 2017. She has received fellowships from the Banff Center and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Her poetry has appeared in Forklift, Ohio, Prelude, and the Best New Poets series. Her poems were also published in the Jai Alai Books anthology Eight Miami Poets.