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Lynn Davies

Photo: Dave Macfarlane 2013

Lynn's first paying job was working in her parent's independent bookstore in Moncton, NB. She graduated with a B.A in English (Honours) from the University of King's College in Halifax, NS, and since then, has worked as a freelance magazine writer, tutored children with reading difficulties, and taught English as a Second Language. She's also taught Creative Writing at the University of New Brunswick, the Maritime Writers' Workshop, the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, and in schools throughout New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.

She lives in Fredericton, New Brunswick with her companion, Dave Macfarlane, and works part-time at Westminster Books, Fredericton's independent bookstore. She has two wonderful children: Josie, who teaches in Inuvik and Patrick, who plants trees on Vancouver Island.

Phone number:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada


how the gods pour tea (poetry). Goose Lane Editions, 2013
Where Sound Pools (poetry). Goose Lane Editions, 2005
The Bridge That Carries the Road (poetry). Brick Books, 1999


Shortlisted for a Governor General's Award for The Bridge That Carries the Road, 1999
Shortlisted for the Gerald Lampert Award for The Bridge That Carries the Road, 1999
Lina Chartrand Poetry Award for for the poem, "The Flamingo", 1995
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :


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