When Ruth E. Walker joined 39 other writers and signed up for the July 2014 Muskoka Novel Marathon, she hoped for two things. To raise at least $500 in support of literacy programs and to get some time to work on a new novel. She succeeded on both counts, raising more than $1600 to support the...
Joy Kogawa was born in Vancouver, B.C. in 1935 and graduated from high school in Coaldale, Alberta where her family was sent after WWII. She lives mainly in Toronto, Ontario.