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Publications

Books

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

Magazines

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 MagazineCOSSD, 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)!

Books

Author, Relying on that Body
Glass Buffalo Publishing

A God Dance in Human Cloth

Editor, A God Dance in Human Cloth
Glass Buffalo Publishing

Editor, These Are Not Love Poems


Glass Buffalo Publishing

Co-Author, Project Compass


Monto Books

Editor, This Love Is Mad Reciprocal
Glass Buffalo Publishing

Contributor, 40 Below: Vol II
(Two Poems)


Wufniks Press

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Editor, limited success
Glass Buffalo Publishing

Editor, Water
Glass Buffalo Publishing

Magazines

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Summer 2018

Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Nov/Dec 2017

Co-Editor, Our Alberta
2017

Editor, WHERE Edmonton
May/Jun 2017

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Mar/Apr 2017

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Fall 2016

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Jul/Aug 2016

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Winter 2016

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton


Nov/Dec 2015

Editor, Glass Buffalo


Summer 2015

Assistant Editor, Edmonton Travel Guide
2015

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Summer 2014

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Winter 2013

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Winter 2018

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Fall 2017

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Summer 2017

Editor, Alberta Meeting & Event Guide


Spring/Summer 2017

Guest Poetry Editor, Eighteen Bridges
Spring/Summer 2017

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Jan/Feb 2017

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Sep/Oct 2016

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
May/Jun 2016

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Mar/Apr 2016

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Fall 2015

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Jul/Aug 2015

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Winter 2015

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Winter 2014

Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Jan/Feb 2018

Editor, WHERE Edmonton


Sep/Oct 2017

Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Jul/Aug 2017

Editor, Edmonton City Guide
2017

Editor, Glass Buffalo


Winter 2017

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Nov/Dec 2016

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Summer 2016

Assistant Editor, Edmonton City Guide

 

2016

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
Jan/Feb 2016

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton

 

Sep/Oct 2015

Assistant Editor, WHERE Edmonton
May/Jun 2015

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Fall 2014

Editor, Glass Buffalo
Fall 2013