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Vancouver
"I am living in the late season, but it has its song too." (Jorie Graham) "A writer is a reader who cannot control herself." (Jhumpa Lahiri) "The rigours and lures of a writing life are blithely mine...
Newmarket, ON
Stephanie's first picture book, The Chicken Cat (Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2000), won both The Mr. Christie Award and The Ruth Schwartz Award and was a finalist for two others. Leon’s Song (...
Toronto
Cinders McLeod grew up in Toronto. She picked up the doublebass at eight, played in the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra, then moved to England where she studied art and film. After receiving her...
Thunder Bay
Heather lives with her family on an old homestead on the edge of town. Writing is her third career. She studied music in University and paid for her education working as a busker and jazz singer....
Kingsville
Margaret J. McMaster, published her first book of middle-grade fiction, Carried Away on Licorice Days, in 2008. It was nominated for three literary awards: the Canadian Library...
Ottawa
"Susan McMaster's purview is the world entire, with all its mystery, heartbreak and magic" (Carolyn Smart, editor McGill-Queen's). Her poetry has been described as "muscular, candid, intimate yet...
Nanaimo
A nomad of sorts, and an avid sailor, R.J. spends summers on the coast of British Columbia and winters in the highlands of Mexico, but was born in England and raised in Australia. Originally trained...
Johnstons River
Vancouver
Susan McNicoll was born in Montreal but grew up in Ottawa and also in England where she attended Tortington Park, a boarding school in Sussex. After living in Toronto for sixteen years, Susan moved...
Burlington, ON
A graduate of Concordia University with a B.A. specialization in English, and minor in economics, Sylvia has worked in corporate cash management, raised three children, and edited Today's Parent...
McWhirter
George McWhirter was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1939 and came to Canada via Spain in 1966. He taught high school in Port Alberni before going to UBC in 1968. He retired from the Creative...
Mississauga
Dr. Anubha Mehta is a Canadian writer, educator, and artist who was born in India. With a doctorate in Political Science and over two decades of Canadian public service experience,...
Maria Meindl’s novel, The Work, is forthcoming from Stonehouse Publishing in Fall 2019. She is the author of...

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