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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Living Multiculturalism with Mayank Bhatt

When my debut collection of short stories, Outside People, came out in 2017, I was invited to chat about it with author and journalist, Mayank Bhatt, who hosted a local TV show called Living Multiculturalism. I really appreciated Mayank’s questions about the obstacles to publishing in Canada for writers of colour, as well as the themes

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