Trillium 30th Anniversary Readings – Peterborough, Guelph

In the past few weeks, the OMDC put on a travelling series of readings to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Trillium Book Award. There were stops in Peterborough and Guelph so far, and there will be another three events, two in Toronto (one French, one English), and at least another in Ottawa (though I'm … Continue reading Trillium 30th Anniversary Readings – Peterborough, Guelph

Trillium Readings across ontario – I’ll be at a couple

As you can see by the posters above, the OMDC are putting on a series of readings for the 3oth anniversary of the Trillium Book Awards. And, hilariously for Peterborough and Guelph, I am involved in some of them. You can find the event information for both of these by clicking on the link for … Continue reading Trillium Readings across ontario – I’ll be at a couple

Richard Crouse’s show at Newstalk 1010 – AIRS TONIGHT

Last year I was invited to film critic Richard Crouse's radio show, on Newstalk 1010, where guests show up to talk about their latest projects, and about various pop-culture topics. That was during the time that Debris was up for the Trillium Book Award, the Danuta Gleed Literary Award, and the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize. Due … Continue reading Richard Crouse’s show at Newstalk 1010 – AIRS TONIGHT

ReLit Long Shortlist, WordsFest London with André Alexis

Yesterday the long shortlist for the ReLit Awards was announced, and Debris ended up in the category for collections of short fiction. On that same list was fellow Biblioasis author Russell Smith (Confidence), and my friend and hilarious book tour veteran Jess Taylor (Pauls - BookThug). There were also excellent writers like Cherie Dimaline (A Gentle … Continue reading ReLit Long Shortlist, WordsFest London with André Alexis