Boreal author Donna Besel announces the arrival of her collection of short stories, Lessons from a Nude Man. These unique narratives reflect the isolation, hardships, and beauty of life in and around the Canadian Shield. Besel knows landscape - how the frost looks on a badly tended garden, how...
Mike Barnes was born in Rochester, Minnesota but has lived most of his life in Canada. He grew up in and around Hamilton. He studied at McMaster University (Hon. B.A., English) and at the University of Toronto (B.Ed.). He has worked at a wide range of jobs including fishing guide, steelworker, art gallery attendant, and English teacher. He currently lives in Toronto where he works as a private tutor.