WordsThaw Poetry Prize Reading + Finding My Moxie

WordsThaw Poetry Prize Reading + Finding My Moxie

What a thrill to be shortlisted for the 2018 WordsThaw Poetry Prize, sponsored by The Malahat Review and judged by Governor General's Award winning poet and author Arlene Paré! It was a delight to read among so many talented poets at the Victoria Public Library during...

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New Essay in Spring 2017 Grain Magazine

New Essay in Spring 2017 Grain Magazine

There's nothing quite like the feel of a fat package in your mailbox—especially when it contains contributor copies of Grain Magazine. I'm thrilled to announce that my essay "Brahman is the Charioteer" is in the Spring 2017 issue of this eclectic Canadian literary...

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Looking Back: Fall 2015 Memoir Residency in Banff

Looking Back: Fall 2015 Memoir Residency in Banff

As spring turns into summer, I find myself Googling writing residencies. There’s really nothing like spending a few weeks—or more, if you’re lucky—writing and talking shop with fellow writers, artists, musicians, and filmmakers. Last October, I was fortunate enough to...

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