Indigenous Day in Canada !!

In the 70s, an Indigenous writer friend Beth E. Brant taught me a core teaching about writing: “Stay behind the medicine,” not in front of, not even beside it: follow it. Gratitude and respect for Indigenous writers who are leading the way more than ever....

Register for this VMI Celebration Reading

Join us in celebrating the 2024 cohort of the Vancouver Manuscript Intensive as they read from their work! RSVP to to access the Zoom link. The event takes place July 20th at 2pm PST. All are...

Submit a book to the 2024 VMI Betsy Warland Between Genres Award

The first submission window for the VMI Betsy Warland Between Genres Award is open between April 8-12! If you’ve written a hybrid text or know someone who has, ask the press to submit.  The award is for a book published in Canada that is a hybrid genre, or...

I’m Reading Thursday March 14 in Vancouver!

Come down to The People’s Co-op Bookstore for a wonderful night of readings. I’ll be sharing new work, and reading alongside Ted Byrne, Louis Cabri, and Mark Goldstein. Hope to see you there!

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