Three of my poems were included in

The Prairie Journal #72,  A Magazine of Canadian Literature:

  • Moon out my Window

  • Mary of the Terrace

  • A Pine Tree

2019 Publications

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Haiku Canada Review

Two of my pieces were published in the Volume 13, October 2019 edition of the Haiku Canada Review.  These haiku were created at the Sea to Sky Conference in Vancouver.

Cornflowermy first short story

launched at Loft 112

part of the Inner City Stories series

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My poem Letters was included in The War Memory Project, anthology.

Launch and author reading at the Alexandra Writers' Center Society

November, 2019

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Honoured to learn that my poem "the tea set" was shortlisted for the 2019 Room Poetry Prize.

Fresh Voices

 part of the League of Canadian Poets

link to Fresh Voices #18

My first tanka, a Japanese form that predates haiku, was published in the Canadian Journal of Contemporary Tanka, GUSTS #30.  My tanka was chosen as Founder's Favourite for 2019.

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Published in Japan

マクマレイ デビッド 

 Written to honour aging war veterans:

     against twilight sky

         poppy petals softly drop

                one by one