Me reading an excerpt from my short story “The Steward of the Treaty 7 Sodium Forest”, which is featured in  A Queer Summer Night in Cowtown,  at the book’s launch on July 14, 2019 at McHugh House in Calgary. Photo by Brett Bergie.

Me reading an excerpt from my short story “The Steward of the Treaty 7 Sodium Forest”, which is featured in A Queer Summer Night in Cowtown, at the book’s launch on July 14, 2019 at McHugh House in Calgary. Photo by Brett Bergie.

I’m a queer cis female writer, breast cancer survivor, and professional cat sitter originally from Cape Breton. I make my home in Calgary’s East Village with my wife, Brett Bergie; our son, Sam; and rescue cat, Tom. My pronouns are she/her.