Longlisted for the Sunburst Award and Finalist for the Aurora Aurora (times two!)

I’m a finalist in two categories for the Aurora Awards: Best Fan Organizational for my work with the Ottawa Chiaroscuro Reading Series and Best Poem for “Heaven is the Hell of No Choices” that appeared in Polar Borealis #4. I also made the longlist for the Sunburst Awards’ short story category for my short story “Good-bye is that Time Between Now and Forever” from The Sum of Us (Laksa Media Group, ed. Susan Forest and Lucas K. Law).

Ottawa Book Launch with Kate Heartfield! June 14 at Patty Boland’s

I’m excited to tell you that my good friend and fellow Ottawa writer Kate Heartfield and I will be launching our debut books, both from ChiZine Publications, on June 14 at Patty Boland’s in Ottawa’s Byword Market! We run from 5:30 – 8:00, but drop in anytime. Throughout the evening, we’ll have readings, raffles, prizes […]

Workshop on November 21: Short Story Writing

I will be teaching a writing workshop on short stories along with the amazing Lydia Peever at the November 21st meeting of the Ottawa Independent Writers. The details: WHEN: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 @ 7PM (doors at 6:30) WHERE: Hintonburg Community Centre, 1064 Wellington Street, Ottawa HOW LONG: 2 hours COST: $10 payable at the event (free to members […]