Words matter. Stories matter.
I am an award-wining writer who lives and finds his voice in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
and the author of the novels BOY (forthcoming from Dundurn Press on April 11, 2020), NOTHING BUT LIFE (also forthcoming from Dundurn in summer 2020) and SAINTS, UNEXPECTED (Invisible Publishing).
My stories can also be found in such notable publications as...
The New Quarterly
The Short Story Advent Calendar
The Writer Magazine
The Sycamore Review
Prairie Fire Magazine
The Dalhousie Review
The Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology
The Prairie Journal
The New Guard Literary Review
The Nottingham Review
I have received a Canada Council for the Arts Research and Creation grant (2018, 2019) and
numerous Ontario Arts Council Recommender/Writer's Reserve grants (2015, 2017, 2018, 2019).
I’m also a certified educator with more than a decade of teaching experience,
and I am eager to help others tell their stories.
Click here to see how I can help you tell your story, too!