Another Miserable Love Song on Orca site!

One of the milestones I’ve been waiting for is the listing of my YA book, Another Miserable Love Song, on the Orca Book Publishers website. AND NOW IT IS AVAILABLE RIGHT HERE!!! Yes, I am excited. Please check it out (and hopefully add it to your shopping basket) and let me know what you think!…

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POCO LOCO Launch is a blast!

Last night I launched my poetry chapbook, POCO LOCO, published by Anstruther Press, alongside the talented Daniel Scott Tysdal and Jim Johnstone. We had a lovely turnout and reading at Langley, BC’s Watershed Arts Cafe — a fantastic venue for a live event. The cafe has amazing food and ambience. Jim read from his book,…

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A nomination!

I just found out that The Danforth Review has nominated my story, The Kingdom of Smoke and Rain, for The Journey Prize! Having my story published in this fine journal was a really terrific surprise last year, and it led on to some other great things. I am so grateful to the editor, Michael Bryson,…

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Two poems published!

I’m so proud to share that two poems from my upcoming collection, Poco Loco, will be published in the November issue of The Humber Literary Review. I love the gorgeous cover! And I can’t wait to read the other stories, articles, poems, and comics from this issue. There’s even a piece by Douglas Coupland. I have…

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Young Adult novel coming in 2016!

I am so pleased to announce that my first book for teens will be published in Fall 2016 by the wonderful folks at Orca Book Publishers. If you’re not familiar with their titles and series of quality books for children of all ages, be sure to check them out.  

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