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PUBLICATION: A Mixtape of Words available for pre-order

Looking for a literary anthology for the music lover in your life? Hankering for writing that speaks to your inner acoustics? Read more


“Thursday night karaoke” nominated for Pushcart Prize, Sundress Award

I’m thrilled to announce that the good folks at Little Fiction have nominated my story “Thursday night karaoke” for a Pushcart Prize and a Sundress Best of the Net Award. This is a great honour, and I’m grateful. Read more

The Electric Boy acquired by Doubleday Canada

I’m thrilled to share the news that my novel The Electric Boy has been acquired by Doubleday Canada editor-in-chief Martha Kanya-Forstner. Martha has been a fierce champion of the manuscript, and I’m so thrilled to have her exceptional editorial insight and instincts as I work through the project. Over the years, she’s worked with a number of writers I admire, including fiction writers Vincent Lam, Wayson Choy, Camilla Gibb, Anthony DeSa, Michael Crummey, and Nino Ricci, and nonfiction writers James Orbinski, Michael Harris and Desmond Cole. Read more

Thursday night karaoke joins the line-up in Little Fiction’s MUSIC Anthology

Those of you who follow the world of short fiction know that the fine folks at Little Fiction are leaders of the pack when it comes to publishing great short stories. Each month, they publish several new shorts by writers from across North America in truly fine, superbly designed–and free–short story singles. Read more