5 March 2019: My novel Beth and Ralph's Children has been accepted for publication by Inanna Publications. I'm excited!
14 Dec. 2018: I was awarded an Edmonton Arts Council artist grant to complete my book of poetry, Biome.
19 September 2018: I am in a new (well, offshoot of old) writing group. I am sending out two novels now to publishers and working on a book of poetry about Alberta.
9 June 2018: One story is published, and a story and article are forthcoming; see Works for details....I'm sending out my novel to publishers (fingers crossed).
6 March 2018: My article "In Praise of Novelty" appears in WestWord, the members magazine for the Writers Guild of Alberta.
29 October 2017: Presented play Let's to the U of A Playwright Forum with Lee Playwright in Residence Meg Braem.
3 October 2017: Presented two new chapters of novel Beth and Ralph's Children to Edmonton Writers Group.
17 August 2017: Presented two chapters of novel Beth and Ralph's Children to Edmonton Writers Group.
4 May 2017: Presented short story "True Blue" to Edmonton Writers Group
11 March 2017: Read at the "A Place for Prose" session at the SkirtsAfire herArts Festival, 3 p.m., Nina Haggerty Gallery
9-12 March 2017: SkirtsAfire herArts Festival in Edmonton
6 March 2017: Begin teaching "Writing Creative Non-Fiction: Biographies and Histories" at Metro Continuing Education in Edmonton, a five-week non-credit course
11 February 2017: Launch for issue 3 of Canthius, which includes my poem "Cucoloris"
19 January 2017: Saw final proofs of my poem "Cucoloris" forthcoming in Canthius
19 January 2017: Presented the opening chapter of my novel-in- progress, Ralph and Beth's Children, to Edmonton Writers Group