I am so pumped to be giving a slush pile demo at 5:00 PM Pacific time. Jim Jackson and I will give our quick assessments of first pages. Listen in to get inside an editor's mind.
September 25 Wine Country Writers' Festival
August 14, 2021 When Words Collide
I am moderating a panel called Getting an Agent or Publisher: VOICE, VOICE, VOICE, with Sam Hiyate, Lee Gowan, Stacey Kondla, Barbara Radecki and Elizabeth Whitton at 12:00 Mountain Daylight Time.
May 23, 2021 - MTL YA FEST
I am so honoured to be joining a brilliant list of YA authors for the famed Montreal festival. Panel #1: TIPS of the TRADE on Sunday May 23 at 10:30 in room 2. More panels and times to follow!
April 9, 2021 - Author Talk/Mississauga Library
I get to talk about my novel, The World on Either Side, and my work as an editor, April 9 at 7 - 9. Register here: https://www1.city.mississauga.on.ca/connect2rec/Start/start.asp
October 4, 2020 - Lit Live is going virtual.
Join me, Keith Ross Leckie and others as we read from our novels. October 4, 7:30 - 9:30.
August 15, 2020 - When Words Collide - 2020 (Virtual)
Mapping Your Novel Panel August 15 at 1:00 MST: I join Barbara Radecki and Paul Coccia on the panel moderated by Elizabeth Whitton.
March 3, 2020 - Finding a Literary Agent
Join me, Sam Hiyate and Rick Broadhead on a panel March 3, 5:30 - 8:00 at Hart House, University of Toronto
January 27, 2020 OLA Author Signing
January 30, Metro Convention Centre
September, 2019 - Orca's Bestseller List
September, 2019 - Calgary Herald Bestseller List
September 18 - Book Launch at Ben McNally Bookstore, 366 Bay St. Toronto, ON M5H 4B2
September 18, 2019
6:00 – 8:00
I am thrilled to announce my book launch for The World on Either Side. Please come and celebrate with me. (There’ll be wine and food.)
August 9 - 11, 2019 - When Words Collide, Calgary, Alberta
August 9 – 11, 2019
I am excited to announce my participation in Calgary’s Literary Festival, When Words Collide. (And a big thanks to Orca Books who are arranging a special pre-release of my novel just for the occasion.) I will be on YA panels, signing books, and reading from my novel at the TRF social! I spent my childhood in Calgary and am thrilled to be back for the festival.
June 24 - 29, 2019 - UTM Summer Writing School: Editing Essentials for Writers (Fiction and Memoir)
June 24 - 29, 2019
My class, Editing Essentials for Writers, is running at University of Toronto’s SCS on the UTM campus. Whether you have a chapter or a whole book, this course can help you. It is intensive but fun, a safe space to share and learn!