12 May 2016

WATCH: An interview with Chelsea Rooney

  Chelsea Rooney Chelsea Rooney is an author and teacher living in Vancouver. Her debut novel Pedal was published in 2014 by Caitlin Press and was nominated for the 2015 Amazon First Novel Award and the 2015 ReLit Novel Award. She hosts a monthly episode of The Storytelling Show on Vancouver Co-op Radio. www.chelsearooney.com (See […]

25 Apr 2016

Watch: an interview with Emily Pohl-Weary

Emily Pohl-Weary Emily Pohl-Weary is an award-winning author, editor, and creative writing instructor. Her latest books are Ghost Sick, a collection of poetry about tragedy and resilience in downtown Toronto, and Not Your Ordinary Wolf Girl, a young adult fantasy novel. Her previous books include a Hugo Award-winning biography, a ghost love story, a female […]

7 Apr 2016

Storytelling Live

This week Francine Cunningham of the alumni association caught up with Alum Erika Thorklson to talk a bit about The Storytelling Show, a radio broadcast she runs with fellow alumni and local Vancouver writers. They chatted about the philosophy of the show, how it was started and the upcoming LIVE SHOW on April 9th, 2016 at […]

15 Feb 2016

WATCH: An interview with Adrick Brock

ADRICK BROCK Adrick Brock is a writer from Toronto, Ontario. His fiction has appeared in The New Quarterly, EVENT, The Malahat Review, Riddle Fence, The Dalhousie Review and was shortlisted for the 2012 CBC Short Story contest. His first published story, ‘Nina In The Body Of A Clown,’ won the 2014 Western Magazine Award for […]

15 Dec 2015

WATCH: An interview with poet Ruth Daniell

RUTH DANIELL Ruth Daniell is a writer and editor originally from Prince George, BC, who currently lives in Vancouver. Recent work appears or will appear in Room, Qwerty, the Antigonish Review, Grain, and Arc Poetry Magazine. Her poem “Fire and Safety” received the 2014 Young Buck Poetry Prize through Contemporary Verse 2.     ruthdaniell.ca […]

3 Dec 2014

December’s featured Alumni: An interview with Jeffery Ricker

December 2014’s Featured Alumni Jeffrey Ricker is the author of Detours (2011) and the YA fantasy The Unwanted (2014), both published by Bold Strokes Books. His writing has appeared in the anthologies Foolish Hearts: New Gay Fiction, A Family by Any Other Name, Men of the Mean Streets, and others. A 2014 Lambda Literary Fellow, […]