Please join me on May 11 at the Fredericton Public Library to help plan a literary festival for our area! We will decide on a date for an initial, smaller-scale […]
I’ve just created a Facebook Page for the Cultural Laureate position. Please like and share for quick updates on my activities around town. Here are a few upcoming activities already […]
. . . will be announced next Monday, February 29! Stay tuned. Seventeen books were submitted and three books will be shortlisted in each category (Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Poetry).
I’m very excited to start my two-year term as Cultural Laureate. And I sure hit the ground running! This week has been very busy. On Monday, February 8, I was […]
Rawi Hage, winner of the 2008 Impac Dublin Award, the world’s richest literary prize, gave a fantastic reading tonight on the UNB campus. I was rooting for him to win […]
2013 marks a few significant milestones for me. Ten years ago on June 4 I received my MA (English) from UNB. I framed the poster that announced my defence, which […]
Well, more precisely, the spring book season. I’ve just finished copyediting the second of two Goose Lane spring poetry releases under the Ice House imprint: Carmelita McGrath’s Escape Velocity and […]
Well, another year is wrapping up, and as I reflect on 2012, Iâ€™m pretty amazed at how much Iâ€™ve accomplished â€” was it really only a year? I became gainfully […]
I’ve travelled up to the north shore of New Brunswick to visit family, and today climbed Dalhousie mountain with my wife and son. It was a beautiful day, and the […]
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