Harriet Alida Lye is the author of the novel The Honey Farm and the memoir Natural Killer. Her next novel, Let It Destroy You, will be published in 2023. Her work has been published in The New York Times, The Globe & Mail, The National Post, The Happy Reader, Hazlitt, Vice, Catapult, and more. She founded the literary magazine Her Royal Majesty, which ran for six years and republished the first ever short story by Alice Munro. She teaches Creative Writing at the University of Toronto. She lives in Toronto with her partner, their children, and two dogs.