Jagtar Wins!!

Checkout the New Prairie Fire! Jagtar Kaur Atwal placed first in the Creative Nonfiction category. Once you read her piece, you can go to Invisible Publishing blog and read “Soft Bed,” another creative nonfiction piece that follows the Prairie Fire narrative.

CV2 Poetry Writing Competition

Congratulations Katie McGarry on your honourable mention of the C2 contest.  Click here to see the amazing poem, Self Portrait With Snacks. Entrants only had two days to write, and they had to use the words: pithboricfecklesstranspirecommodiouscoifsrusttub,
frisson and judge

Bookish Radio Interview

Kim Davids Mandar, writer and one of the Bookish Radio hosts, came into my class to interview some of my students. Three of them were published in this year’s  Etch Anthology, (Emily Berry, Sarah Kirkpatrick and Alison Coole) which is produced by the Vocamus Press in Guelph. Emily Berry also placed second, and Sarah Kirkpatrick placed third.  Click here to hear the interview.