HB Creativity is delighted to announce the winner and the runners up of the first annual Instant Hook Literary Award for 2013/4. The winner is Nathan Downey for his novel-in-progress, After Batavia. Runners up are Michelle Lacroix for Set Adrift and Daniel S. Rubin for Floater. The contest, which...
GENNI GUNN is a writer, musician and translator. Born in Trieste, she came to Canada when she was eleven. She has published novels, poetry, short fiction, and translation, as well as an opera libretto, Alternate Visions, produced by Chants Libres. Before she turned to writing full-time, Gunn toured Canada extensively with a variety of bands ( bass guitar, piano and vocals). She has a B.F.A. and an M.F.A. from the University of British Columbia.