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” has received an honourable mention for a  2017 Short Works Prize.     Advertisements

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

Postcards and Pups

Last week this stack of postcards came, a precursor to the thrill of holding the book for the first time, a moment which is now mere weeks away. The postcards were great swag to hand out at the Hamilton Public Library reading on April 22.  Every reader was strong and distinct and I was thrilled … More Postcards and Pups