ROSS, Oakland. Canadian, b. 1952. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, Essays. Career: Writer and journalist. Globe and Mail, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, former foreign correspondent. Publications: Guerrilla Beach, c. 1994; A Fire on the Mountains: Exploring the Human Spirit from Mexico to Madagascar, c. 1995. Contributor to periodicals. Address: The Toronto Star, Editorial Department, One Younge St, 5th Floor, Toronto, ON, Canada M5E 1E6.