The Cover

Doesn’t it make you want to pick up this book and see what’s inside? Melt. The image is by Manitoba artist Melanie Rocan. I’m happy  the folks at ARP Books chose such a lovely, inviting design.   Advertisements

Smells Like Heaven

It’s official! Smells Like Heaven, my third book, is coming out with ARP Books in June. Here’s a peek at the publisher’s description: Set in the fictional town of Fletcher, the connected stories in Smells Like Heaven span thirty years. Fletcher is a town the characters strive to escape, but keep returning to, as they stumble … More Smells Like Heaven

News

I’m pleased to have an essay in the current issue of  Grain magazine. I’m thrilled to have my story “The Trip” coming out this summer in The Feathertale Review. My story “Freedom” is in the current issue of  White Wall Review Issue 40. I’m very excited to have my essay “Chase and Catch” published in  CNQ: Canadian … More News

“Rennick: Prints of Prints Taped on the Wall”

I It started with a bridge he crossed and crossed again with friends who loved him in Amsterdam and ended with him devoured, the thread dropped in the labyrinth. It started with feathers and trefoils, fleurs-de-lis, poppies, paisleys, leaves and grass blades – the exuberance of pattern – and ended with striped tents and fence … More “Rennick: Prints of Prints Taped on the Wall”