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Relying on that Body | Author | Glass Buffalo Publishing, July 2018
limited success | Editor | Glass Buffalo Publishing, May 2018
A God Dance in Human Cloth | Editor | Glass Buffalo Publishing, February 2018
This Love Is Mad Reciprocal | Editor | Glass Buffalo Publishing, February 2018
Project Compass | Co-Author | Monto Books, October 2017
These Are Not Love Poems | Editor | Glass Buffalo Publishing, March 2017
Water | Editor | Glass Buffalo Publishing, March 2017
The City Series: Edmonton | Contributor (Two Poems) | Frog Hollow Press, August 2016
40 Below: Vol. II | Contributor (Two Poems) | Wufniks Press, October 2015
Glass Buffalo | Editor | August 2012 - Present
Eighteen Bridges | Poetry & Social Media Editor | 2015 - Present
Poetry Is Dead | Contributor (One Poem) | May 2018
Avenue Edmonton | "The Doppelganger Effect" | May 2018
WHERE Edmonton | Editor | March 2017 - January 2018
WHERE Edmonton | Assistant Editor | July 2014 - March 2017
The New Quarterly | Contributor (Three Poems), November 2016
Edmonton City Guide | Editor | 2017
Our Alberta | Co-Editor | 2014 - 2017
GO Yellowhead Travel Guide | Assistant Editor | 2014 - 2017
Alberta Meeting & Event Guide | Editor | Spring/Summer 2017
JuneWarren-Nickle's Energy Group (Alberta Construction Magazine, COSSD, New Technology Magazine, Oil & Gas Inquirer, Oilweek, Oilsands Review & other publications) | Editorial Assistant | November 2012 - July 2014
Marker | Contributor | 2014
Public Speaking & Events
Lecturer | Canadian Authors Association Workshop | March 2018
I gave a lecture about my eclectic writing career and offered tips on how to freelance, and I also led an all-day workshop filled with exercises and strategies to write and edit various genres and voices in writing.
Lecturer | Third Verb Writing Workshop | February 2018
I led a two-hour workshop to guide writers on how to best pair their writing with the literary magazines that want it, along with tips and tricks to keep their work from being buried at the bottom of the slush pile.
TV Guest | Global News Morning Edmonton | March 2017 - January 2018
Twice a month, I appeared on a regular segment on Global as the editor of WHERE Edmonton to share my recommendations for events to do in Edmonton over the next two weeks.
Host | Edmonton Poetry Festival | 2014 - Present
Every year, I curate and host an event with emerging writers from Glass Buffalo, along with another event that features queer poets.
Host | LitFest: Edmonton's Nonfiction Festival | 2014 - Present
Every year, I curate and host an event with emerging writers from Glass Buffalo, which have featured a range of topics including gender identity, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and social inclusion.
Host | Glass Buffalo magazine launches | 2013 - Present
Twice per year, I curate and host the launch events for Glass Buffalo, which regularly see audiences of over 50 people.
Panellist | FIPP World Congress | October 2015
Along with Francesca Wilson and Laura Wilson, I talked on a panel entitled, “What rising media stars think of magazine media today, and what we should do to engage consumers of the future,” where we discussed why we chose careers in magazine media and how we see consumer engagement changing in the future.
Panellist | Words in 3D Conference | May 2015
Along with Kelsey Attard and Angela Kublik, I presented on a panel entitled, “Spotlight on Canadian Poetry: The Publisher’s Perspective,” where we shared our experiences as literary publishers.
Speaker | Pecha Kucha Night 16 | June 2013
I gave a talk about the mythic power of literature and queerness based on my own personal experiences to an audience of about 500 people in the strict time-limit format of pecha kucha presentations. You can watch it here (starts at 1:16:30)!