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Winner of the 2017 Barbara Novak Award for Personal Essay
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Waiting: An Anthology
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Essay in Caitlin Press “Boobs”

Winner of the 2017 Barbara Novak Award for Personal Essay

It was a great week for writing! My essay, “Strip, Reveal and Sex Appeal,” which appeared in Ruth Daniell‘s book with Caitlin Press, “BOOBS: Women explore what it means to have breasts”, has won the 2017 Barbara Novak Award for Personal Essay with the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC). This essay explored my foray into burlesque dancing[…]

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Waiting: An Anthology

I’m excited to announce that my new essay, “We Come and We Go,” will appear in the Waiting anthology, edited by Rona Altrows and Julie Sedivy. It’s been a long time in the works, so it’s exciting to see this project find a home with the University of Alberta Press. My essay details what it’s[…]

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Essay in Caitlin Press “Boobs”

I’m so excited to announce that my essay “Strip, Reveal and Sex Appeal” will appear in Caitlin Press’s book, Boobs: Women discuss what it means to have breasts. The book will be edited by the amazing Ruth Daniell, who is an incredible poet and writer and also a fellow graduate of UBCs Creative Writing masters in fine[…]

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