Coming Soon: The Contrapuntal Gardener

I’m working on a new creative nonfiction book project (to be published by Wolsak & Wynn in Fall 2023). It’s my first foray into nature writing and memoir. Here’s a little taste:   Like the garden-building Mughals who arrived in the Indian subcontinent from the Central Asian Plains, I was a newcomer to the land in

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Watershed Writers with Tanis MacDonald

Earlier this year, I got to help kick off the Second Season of Watershed Writers, a very cool radio show and podcast dedicated to authors and artists living in the Grand River region of southwest Ontario. I had a great discussion with Watershed Writers’ erudite host Tanis MacDonald, about Outside People and Other Stories, about my upcoming projects

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KW Writers’ Alliance: Writers on Reading

In case you didn’t know, The Word On The Street Toronto is Canada’s largest FREE book and magazine festival, promoting great books by Canadian and Indigenous authors year-round. The festival has spread its wings, bringing virtual events to authors who also live outside Toronto and the GTA. I was part of a Kitchener-Waterloo panel featuring YA

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