Jeff Cottrill is a satirical writer, editor, spoken-word performer, journalist and occasional actor based in Toronto. He has headlined in dozens of literary and performance series throughout Ontario, the U.K. and parts of the U.S. over the last decade, and he has also authored three chapbooks and recorded two CDs. His writing credits include EYE WEEKLY, NOW, Toronto.com, Exclaim!, Vu, NewsFIX and more. He is also the Literary Editor of Burning Effigy Press. His one-man show, Grouch on a Couch, debuted at the Ottawa Fringe Festival in June 2010.