Member Profile

Veronica Ross

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Veronica Ross was born in Germany, grew up in Montreal, and lived in Nova Scotia. She is always writing. She now lives in Kitchener, Ontario with her husband Richard O'Brien. She is working on a new novel. Her future? Writing stories.

Phone number:
519-749-0169

Publications

The Anastasia Connection. Stratford, ON: Mercury Press, 1996.
Millicent. Stratford, ON: Mercury Press, 1994.
Hannah B. Stratford, ON: Mercury Press, 1991.
Order in the Universe. Stratford, ON: Mercury Press, 1990.
Homecoming. Ottawa, ON: Oberon Press, 1987.

Awards

Several Periodical Writers of Canada awards.
Benson & Hedges Writing Award.
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Presentation Description

Veronica talks about being a writer, does a reading from her work and can do writing exercises with the students. She has a program on a fictional town, for instance. She welcomes questions and enjoys discussing the writer’s life.

Presentation Length:
60 min.
Genre:
Fiction
Grades:
8-12
Audience size:
flexible
Workshop Description:

Veronica enjoys doing creative writing workshops and has developed various programs (e.g., the fictional town mentioned above). She also does workshops on life writing (she has recently published a biography.)

Northern OAC WITS:
Yes
Two sessions:
$200
Three sessions:
$300
Four sessions:
$300
Two sessions:
$100
Three sessions:
$150
Four sessions:
$150
GST:
GST not applicable