BOOKS


FICTION


POETRY


AWARDS & HONORS

  • "Notes for My Biography of Wade Owens" chosen by PRISM international as their nominee for the 2018 Writers' Trust Journey Prize. 
  • Incoming Artist in Residence at The Watermill Center, November-December 2018.
  • Recipient of a Research and Create Grant from the Canada Council for the Arts (2018).
  • Finalist for Black Warrior Review's Fiction Contest (2017).
  • Shortlisted for Matrix Magazine's Lit POP Award for fiction (2016).
  • Finalist for Epiphany Magazine's Chapbook Contest (Poetry, 2015).
  • Finalist for Yemassee Magazine's William Richey Short Fiction Contest (2015).
  • Awarded Jody Donahue Poetry Prize (2015).
  • Finalist for TSR: The Southampton Review's Comic Fiction Prize (2014).
  • Awarded Anne Szumigalski Scholarship (2014).
  • Awarded The Hirsch Memorial Scholarship for Creative Writing (2013).
  • Awarded Dallas Taylor Memorial Prize for Excellence in Creative Writing (2011).

BOOK REVIEWS & INTERVIEWS


    EDUCATION

    • Bachelors in English (Honours), University of Manitoba, 2009-2014.
    • MFA in Creative Writing: Fiction (Thesis committee: Susan Scarf Merrell, Meg Wolitzer, Sara Majka), Stony Brook Southampton, 2014-2017.

    MENTORSHIP & WORKSHOPS

    • Sheldon Oberman Mentorship Program under Jennifer Still, Manitoba Writers Guild, Jan 2014-June 2014.
    • Sage Hill Writing Experience, Emerging Writer Workshop with Merilyn Simonds and Wayne Grady, July 2014.
    • 5 Day Poetry Workshop with Ken Babstock, at Al Purdy A-Frame, August 2015.