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Maggie Dwyer

MAGGIE DWYER

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Maggie was born in Stratford, Ontario . She has worked in mental health, health research and forensic investigations. She lived in Kitchener, Waterloo and Toronto, then spent twenty interesting years in Winnipeg, fifteen years on Vancouver Island and she now lives and writes near Commanda Ontario. Her work WRAP YOUR TROUBLES IN DREAMS  won a 3rd place in short fiction in ROOM (1994), ONCE  MORE WITH FEELING  was selected for the CBC Festival of fiction by Carol Shields (1999) and CHIHUAHUA was a finalist for the Carter V. Cooper prize in Exile, Volume 40 No.2, in  2016. 

Email:
maggiedwer2011@gmail.com
City:
1526 Pilger's Road, Nipissing ON , P0H1W0
Province:
Ontario
Genre:
FICTION
I write professionally in the following language(s):
ENGLISH

Publications

WHAT THE LIVING DO. 2018, FriesenPress
MISPLACED LOVE. 2001, TURNSTONE
DALLA HUSBAND . 1994, WAG / WINNIPEG ART GALLERY

Awards

CANADIAN BOOK CLUB FICTION WINNER for WHAT THE LIVING DO, 2019
WHISTLER INDEPENDENT BOOK AWARDS FINALIST for WHAT THE LIVING DO, 2019
NEXT GENERATION INDIE BOOK AWARDS FINALIST for WHAT THE LIVING DO, 2020
Eligible for National Public Readings Program:
Yes

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