Robert Gibbs (1930) was born in Saint John, NB. He received a PhD from Cambridge and taught English at the University of New Brunswick from 1963 until his retirement in 1989. Gibbs has been both editor and poetry editor of "The Fiddlehead". He has published two collections of short stories. His new manuscript of poetry is called "Driving to Our Edge". He was co-editor of "Ninety Seasons: Modern Poets From the Maritimes" (1974).