Member Profile

Michael Fraser

Photo: Krystyna Wesolowska 2015

Michael Fraser is an award-winning poet and writer. He has been published in numerous national and international anthologies and journals including: Paris Atlantic, Arc, CV2, and The Caribbean Writer. He is the recipient of various awards and grants. He won ARC’s reader’s choice award for 2012, and was included in the Best Canadian Poetry in English 2013. He won Freefall’s 2014 and 2015 Poetry Contests. His latest book is To Greet Yourself Arriving (Tightrope Books).

 

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Publications

To Greet Yourself Arriving. Tightrope Books, 2016
The Serenity of Stone. Bookland Press, 2008

Awards

2nd Place - 2 Day Poetry Contest for Contemporary Verse 2, 2015
Winner - Freefall Poetry Contest for Freefall, 2015
3rd Place - Freefall Poetry Contest for Freefall , 2015
Winner - Freefall Poetry Contest for Freefall , 2014
Best Canadian Poetry in English 2013 for Best Canadian Poetry in English 2013, 2013
Winner - Reader's Choice Poem of the Year for ARC, 2012
Winner - Poemata Poem of the Year Contest for Poemata, 2009
Winner - Canadian Aid Literary Award for Bookland Press, 2007
Winner - Toronto Star Poem About Toronto Contest for Toronto Star, 2005
Winner - Reader's Choice Award (2 Day Poetry Contest) for Contemporary Verse 2, 2016
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
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