Latest Essay

I’m so pleased to share “A Fierce Little Country,” a new essay in Electric Literature. Advertisements

New Essay

So honoured to have “The Wolf is Tearing Up the Place” published by one of my favourite literary online magazines, The Millions.

In Conversation

I’m honoured and grateful to see “Writing on the Dotted Line: Fierce, Focused and Moving Forward with a Writers’ Contract,” the panel Krista Foss and I gave at last year’s CCWWP conference published in the current issue of TNQ: The New Quarterly.

Story and Essay News

I’m so pleased that “The Trip,” a new story, is out in the latest issue of The Feathertale Review and thrilled that my essay “Chase and Catch” (published in CNQ: Canadian Notes & Queries) has received an honourable mention for a  2017 Short Works Prize.    

Smells Like Heaven

Smells Like Heaven receives a review in the Winnipeg Free Press: The structure of the connected stories works like the turning of a kaleidoscope Smells Like Heaven makes Hamilton Magazine‘s list of Hot Hamilton Reads. GetLit: Listen to Sally Cooper’s interview with Jamie Tennant below. Set in the fictional town of Fletcher, the connected stories in Smells … More Smells Like Heaven

Artist Life Hacks

“I have a finite time on earth. I’m not interested in coasting through it. I want to be invested.” Bryan Cranston, A Life in Parts Last year I started connecting to my local arts community in a big way by signing on as a Senior Editor at Hamilton Review of Books. I’m loving everything about … More Artist Life Hacks