BOOKS


FICTION

  • "My Merlin" forthcoming in wildness's August 2018 issue.
  • "Going Toward Gadd" in Black Warrior Review's 44.2 Spring/Summer 2018 issue. Read an interview with BWR about this story here!
  • "My Sister, Rapunzel" in Bad Pony MagazineOctober 2017 Issue. Read it here.
  • "Notes for My Biography of Wade Owens" in PRISM international's 55.4 Summer 2017 issue. (This story was also chosen by PRISM international as their nominee for the 2018 Writers' Trust Journey Prize)
  • "Dumb House" in Humber Literary Review's Mental Health Issue (Issue #6, Fall + Winter 2016/17).
  • "Dancing On My Own" in Matrix Magazine's Mad Pride Issue, edited by Roxanna Bennett (November 2016). 
  • "Queen Sized Bed" in I still have yr jorts: a zine about things that we lose and leave behind, by Hanna Bee (September 2016).
  • "The Many Lakes of Algonquin" in The Southampton Review's Summer/Fall 2016 Issue.
  • "Eggs" in the Los Angeles Review of Books's Summer 2015 Issue.
  • "Keep Your Pants On" in The Shadow Over Portage & Main, an anthology of weird fiction by Winnipeg Writers (Enfield & Wizenty, April 2016).
  • Two short stories in rip/torn's DIY Issue (#4).

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

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

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.