Welcome. Please tour the site to read excerpts of published work or works in progress. Stay awhile and read Curriculum of a Western Landscape, a story about my dad that was shortlisted for a CBC Literary Award for creative nonfiction.
News: My short memoir, “Six Ways She Might Have Died before She Reached Nineteen,” which was shortlisted for a National Magazine Award and won Prairie Fire’s creative nonfiction prize, will appear in Best Canadian Essays 2016, from Tightrope Books.
“How Sylvie Failed to Become a Better Person through Yoga,” a short story I began years ago and revised at least a dozen times, and which earned first prize in American Short Fiction‘s short story contest, is out now, in the summer issue. You can subscribe or buy a single issue here.