Member Profile

Maureen Hull

Photo: Findlay Muir 1998

Born in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia; studied at NASCAD and Dalhousie, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Worked in Costume department of Neptune Theatre for several years; moved to Pictou Island and worked as a lobster fisher. Quit fishing, spring 2000 and is working on a number of writing projects. Participating in WITS and WOTS (Writers in the Schools, Word on the Street).

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Wild Cameron Women. Stoddart, 2000.
Words Out There: Women Poets in Atlantic Canada. Anthology. Roseway, 2000.
Home for Christmas. Anthology. Goose Lane, 1999.
Righteous Living. Turnstone Press, 1999.
Water Studies. Anthology. Pottersfield Press, 1998.
Rainy Days With Bear. Lobster Press, 2000
The View From A Kite. Nimbus, 2006
Lobster Fishing on the Susan B (E-book). PARL, 2009
Atlantica. Goose Lane Editions, 2001
Inside Poetry. Anthology. Harcourt Canada, 2002
Christmas Family Treasures. Anthology. Hugh Lauter Levin Assoc. Inc, 2003
To Find Us: words and images of Halifax. Anthology. HRM, 2005
Lobster Fishing on the Sea. Nimbus, 2010


Winner, Atlantic Writers' Competition (Poetry)., 1995
2nd place, Atlantic Writers' Competition (Short Fiction)., 1995
Shortlisted, Danuta Gleed Award. for Righteous Living, 2000
Moonbeam Award for The View From A Kite, 2007
Our Choice for Rainy Days With Bear, 2005
Our Choice for Wild Cameron Women, 2001
ITA Award, CLA for Lobster Fishing on the Susan B, 2009
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