Virtual Launch: Amy LeBlanc – Unlocking, hosted by Aritha van Herk (June 23, 7pm MST)

Join us for the virtual launch of Amy LeBlanc’s new novel Unlocking. The evening will be hosted by Aritha Van Herk. This event will take place on Zoom. Register on zoom here! Check out the Facebook event here! In Snowton, Alberta, secrets flourish like the crocuses in spring. When Louise Till lets herself into a neighbor’s home using a surreptitiously copied key, she discovers more … Continue reading Virtual Launch: Amy LeBlanc – Unlocking, hosted by Aritha van Herk (June 23, 7pm MST)

** POSTPONED Book launch: I know something you don’t know

UPDATE: THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19 AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO. Join me as I launch my debut poetry collection “I know something you don’t know” (Gordon Hill Press). The evening will feature a reading from the author and special guests (TBA). There will be snacks, celebration, and witchy poems! March 31, 2020Shelf Life Books1302 4 St … Continue reading ** POSTPONED Book launch: I know something you don’t know

Writing the year away

This was a huge writing year for me. I published a chapbook with a press that I love, I published poetry and fiction in some of my dream journals, I’ve got some exciting collaborations coming up, and some big projects I hope to finish this next year. 2018 in review: I published a chapbook and hosted my first launch that was for my own work. … Continue reading Writing the year away

Review: Life After Life

“I feel as if I’m waiting for something dreadful to happen, and then I realize it already has.”  I haven’t posted any reviews in a while because I’ve been busy with practicum, grad school applications, and trying to rewrite a novel on a tight deadline. I have, however, found time to read some amazing books that have kept me sane over the past few weeks.  … Continue reading Review: Life After Life

October Contest Winner: Amy LeBlanc’s “Can You Hear Me Now?”

The Anti-Languorous Project It wasn’t supposed to rain that night, but still, their shoes and boots filled with moisture within minutes of arriving. They stood around the spot where they’d be digging and crossed their arms over their chests, in part to keep the cold away, but also because the closing off of the body brought them some sort of comfort. One wore running shoes … Continue reading October Contest Winner: Amy LeBlanc’s “Can You Hear Me Now?”

Books for a Haunting: Scary books for October

I’ve always loved creepy books and so October is my favourite month for reading. Here are some of my favourite creepy books and collections to get you through October. The Haunting of Hill House (Shirley Jackson)  The Haunting of Hill House is a scary classic that I’ve loved for so many years. After reading The Lottery as a kid, I fell in love with all … Continue reading Books for a Haunting: Scary books for October