What Happened Next? Interview with Nathan Whitlock

Back in November of last year I was interviewed by the smart, generous, funny writer and podcaster @nathan__whitlock for his series, #WhatHappenedNext. I talked about my writer’s burnout, but also, we laughed a lot. And that is a fine thing indeed. I haven’t written publicly about having writer’s burnout because frankly I worried that it…

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ICYMI: Shelagh Rogers, me and Ann on the Radio

Ann Xu and I had a wonderful radio visit with Shelagh Rogers last month. Read about or listen to the interview by clicking on the image of Shelagh. 🙂 “She’s a 76-year-old Japanese Canadian woman who’s been living in a supported living situation. Her daughters really wanted her to be there, I think just for…

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Me and Kyo Maclear @ Calgary WordFest

Come join me in conversation with dear writing friend, Kyo Maclear and lovely host Shelley Youngblut as we talk about how bodies are represented and seen. Our relationships with these ideas. And soooo much more! Kyo is such a thoughtful thinker, writer, conversationalist. I always walk away from our conversations with so much goodness. Tuesday,…

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Shortlisted! CBC’s 2020 Poetry Prize

What a thrill and honor to be shortlisted beside Emily Riddle, Selina Boan, Andrea Scott and Matthew Hollett!! These poems all burning at different temperatures, hues. Incandescent. Thank you CBC Books and all the judges who read so many poems.          

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Defying Genres

Defying Genres with Hiromi Goto, Room’s Short Forms Contest Judge An Interview with Room Magazine.    

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