Excited to announce that the Writer’s Trust of Canada has awarded me the Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers, for my manuscript “Re-Origin of Species”. The poems in this collection are part of my first full-length collection which will be completed in summer 2015.
Thrilled, humbled, honoured to announce I am a finalist for the Bronwen Wallace Award, through the Writer’s Trust of Canada. There is a gala in Toronto May 26th to announce the winner. I have a huge debt of gratitude to the people who worked on these poems with me. Karen Solie, Ken Babstock, and my […]
A preview track off the upcoming album, “Hunger & Lightning” by Alessandra Naccarato & The Wild Hunt, to be released in Fall 2015. Poetry by Alessandra Naccarato, with vocals by Jennifer Slade and guitar by Matthew Hayter.
In October 2014, I received the Reader’s Choice Award as a finalist in the CBC Poetry Prize. The set of poems, Coyote Medicine/Medicine Coyote, were chosen out of over 2,500 submissions to be published on the CBC website, and voted on my readers across Canada. I want to extend my gratitude to CBC Canada Writes, […]
Honored to be one of the winners of EVENT magazine’s Creative Non-Fiction prize. The story, “Twenty Miles Above The Limit” will be out in their next issue. Spoiler alert: It includes a scene of me coming out to my mother, and extrapolates the differences between polyamoury and polygamy. No, my friends, they are not the same. […]