Denise Roig has published two collections of short stories — A Quiet Night and a Perfect End, and Any Day Now. The first was translated into French as Le Vrai Secret du bonheur (Les Éditions de la Peine Lune), with five stories produced on CBC Radio One's "Between the Covers" in 2003, and rebroadcast in 2006. Any Day Now was shortlisted for the Quebec Writers' Federation prize for fiction in 2005.
Denise has made a living for the past thirty years from corporate writing, freelance magazine and newspaper journalism, and has taught both creative writing and journalism at Concordia University. Originally from Los Angeles, Denise lived in Montreal for many years. She has recently moved to Abu Dhabi with her husband and youngest daughter.