Portfolio Category: Fiction

Gary Barwin

Gary Barwin is a writer, composer, and multimedia artist, and the author of 20 books of poetry, fiction and books for children. His recent books include the short fiction collection I, Dr Greenblatt, Orthodontist, 251-1457 (Anvil) and the poetry collections Moon Baboon Canoe (Mansfield) and The Wild and Unfathomable Always (Xexoxial). A PhD in music composition, Barwin has been Writer-in-Residence…
Read more

Josef Bastian

Josef Bastian is Midwest author and poet whose sense of humor, depth of spirit and reflective imagination resonate within his poetry and prose. Josef currently has more than a dozen books in print that focus on the power of storytelling for people of all ages. His current projects include the Nain Rouge Trilogy – A…
Read more

Johnnie Christmas

Johnnie Christmas is the co-creator of the #1 NY Times Best Selling graphic novel series ANGEL CATBIRD (with acclaimed writer Margaret Atwood). He is the creator, writer and artist of FIREBUG, serialized in ISLAND Magazine; as well as co-creator of the critically acclaimed Image Comics series SHELTERED. He is a graduate of the Pratt Institute…
Read more

Charis Cotter

Charis Cotter is an award-winning writer and storyteller. Her novel, The Swallow: A Ghost Story, won the IODE Violet Downey Book Award for 2015 and has been shortlisted for numerous awards across Canada. It was a finalist for the 2016 Newfoundland and Labrador Bruneau Family Foundation Children’s/YA Literature Award. She has written several critically acclaimed…
Read more