National Newspaper Award for Long Feature

This year I was nominated for a National Newspaper Award for Long Feature for my article “My Sexual Education,” published in The Globe and Mail on May 2, 2015. Just over a year later, on May 27, 2016, I was honoured with the award at the ceremony in Edmonton, AB.

Here is the video of the award announcement and my acceptance speech:

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Pornography and Parenthood

I’m thrilled to announce that a non-fiction article I’ve been working on for over a year is finally up and available to read on The Globe and Mail website: My Sexual Education. I began work on this piece at The Banff Centre, which … Continue reading

Ready to ROCK with 11th Dimension Press!

I’m very excited to announce that my story “A Good Club” will be included in the Rock Is Not Dead (RIND) anthology from 11th Dimension Press!

RIND is an innovative project bringing together short fiction, comics, and music in one awesome package.

11th Dimension Press is still looking for submissions that are inspired by rock songs. For more information on the project, as well as instructions to submit, please check out Information for Contributors.

The deadline to submit is April 1st.

ROCK ON!

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Swoon Fall 2014 – Author Announcement

Can’t wait to Swoon? Check out who will be reading on November 15th!

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Swoon is now proud to announce our official author line-up for our upcoming event on November 15 at Trees Organic Coffee at 450 Granville St in Vancouver, BC.

Swoon Fall 2014 will feature performances by:

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Lucas Crawford

Shannon Rayne

Andrea Routley 

Ellie Sawatzky

Mallory Tater

Janine Alyson Young

Each writer will be reading from original work, and there will be a fantastic variety of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry! We are so, so, so excited to introduce you to these stunning writers and their good hearts.

Please find out more about these awesome authors by checking out their bios on our Readers page!

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Save the Date for November 15 – Swoon Fall 2014!

Yay! It’s finally happening! I’ll be hosting the next Swoon event with Ruth Daniell on November 15th at Trees Organic (downtown). Hope to see you there!

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The Swoon team is excited to announce that we have found a new venue (hellloooo cheesecake!) for Swoon’s next event, and we’ve finalized a date! We’re making you wait for the author announcement (anticipation is so sweet) but you can still mark your calendars, confident that Saturday, November 15 will be a swoon-worthy evening.

Poster designed by the handsome & talented Jeffrey Ricker Poster designed by the handsome & talented Jeffrey Ricker

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