Workshops, Appearances and Events




September – November, 2015

Short Story Class – Alexandra Writers’ Centre Society – Calgary, AB


July 20-25, 2015

Wordsworth Writing Camp – Bragg Creek, AB


July 18, 2015

Saskatchewan Festival of Words – Moose Jaw, SK


July 13-17, 2015

Sage Hill Teen Writing Experience – Moose Jaw, SK


April 25, 2015

Creative Non-Fiction Collective Conference – Victoria, BC

“Finding the Universal in the Personal” Writing Class

1-3:30 PM Victoria Public Library


October 23-26, 2014

High Plains Book Festival and Awards, Billings MT


September 27, 2014

Workshop–Writing the Landscape

Alberta Culture Days, High River


September 21, 2014

Word on the Street, Lethbridge


July 14-18

Sage Hill Teen Writing Experience, Moose Jaw

Ages 14-18


July 6-11, 2014

WordsWorth Teen Writing

Ages 12-14
Kamp Kiwanis


March 20, 2014

7PM Rose and Crown, Canmore

En Vino Novellus


March 9, 2014

Pages on Kensington at 2:00 PM

Readings and discussion in honour of International Women’s Day

with Kimmy Beach, Diana Davidson, Ali Bryan


To honour Katherena Vermette and her GG win, I am pleased to be participating in:

NORTH END LOVE SONGS *Red Carpet* Literary Celebration

January 10, Brandon University
There will be readings in the morning and Kate and I will be team-teaching a writing class in the afternoon. In the evening there will be a reception, readings and a panel where I will join Kate and Praxis Screenwriter winner, Darrell Racine.


Clearwater Reading with Governor General Award winner Katherena Vermette  and Ashley MacLennan (Sierra Dean)

January 9, 2014

McNally Robinson Booksellers, 7PM
Grant Park Mall | 1120 Grant Avenue


November 22, 2013

Clearwater Reading and Discussion
Scarboro Book Club Association


Clearwater Reading and Panel – Fernie


Reading with Maureen Brownlee, Author of Loggers’ Daughters

and Jerry Auld, Author of Short Peaks

November 16, 2013

InfiniTea 7:30 PM


Clearwater Reading – Canmore


Reading with Maureen Brownlee, Author of Loggers’ Daughters

November14, 2013

Café Books, Canmore , 7:00 PM


Clearwater Book Launch – Regina

Reading with Anne Lazurko, author of Dollybird
October 17, 2013
The Artful Dodger
1631 11th Avenue

Clearwater Book Launch – Calgary

October 8, 2013
Shelf Life Books
1302-4th Street SW
7:00 PM