Skip to content

Posts from the ‘News’ Category

Heading north on Canada C3

I’m getting ready to pack my bags for a journey North later this week. This summer, I’m thrilled to be be one of 15 Canadian writers taking part in the Canada C3 sea expedition travelling across Canada. Read more

Reflections on writing mindfully

Over the winter, the good folks at Event magazine asked me to contribute to their annual Notes on Writing issue. After mulling it over, I contributed my thoughts on writing mindfully. What does mindful writing look like? What does it mean? Read more

15 books for Canada 150

The Toronto Star asked its reviewers to choose 3 iconic Canadian books for Canada 150. Read more

Article: Toronto’s Glad Day Bookshop is a beacon of pride

One rainy evening in May, author Michael V. Smith takes the stage at the front of Toronto’s Glad Day Bookshop, surveying a packed crowd. Folded into chairs and lined up three deep against the bar, sipping craft brew or coffee, over 100 people have come out to listen to Smith and three other writers launch their latest works. Read more