Res Gestae

Published:

Fearful Fathoms: Tales of Aquatic Horror Anthology. Crude Lake accepted! Summer 2016

Competition – Writer’s Arena Battle #52 – Red Silk by Darryl Foster wins! August 2015

Short Story (Horror) Red Silk published on Commuterlit.com for Halloween 2015

Short Story (Paranormal Terror): “Danny” published on Commuterlit.com & Quick Brown Fox Blog Post

Short Story (Horror): “The Turning” published on Commuterlit.com

Courses:

Brian Henry: “How to Write Great Characters”

Brian Henry: “How to get Published” With Martha Webb of the McDermid Agency

Brian Henry: “How to Write a Bestseller” With NYT Bestselling Author Kelley Armstrong

Brian Henry: “How to Build Your Story” Plotting Novels & Writing Short Stories”

Susan Swan: “Is your Prose Dead or Alive?”

Brian Henry: “Writing with Style”: a creativity workout and analysis

Karen Hood-Caddy: “Writing Style and Story Development”

Barbara Fradkin: “Writing Crime Novels: Cozy to Hard-boiled”

Writing Clubs:

Collingwood Writing Collective: Member 2013-present

Wasaga Beach Writing Club: Member 2010-2013

Festivals & Events Attended:

Readercon 2016: Annual Writers Conference – Shirley Jackson Awards – Boston, MA

Toronto SpecFic Colloquium 2016: Margaret Atwood, Andrew Pyper, Michael Rowe & more

Readercon 2015: Annual Writers Conference – Shirley Jackson Awards – Boston, MA

ChiSeries: Ongoing monthly readings in Toronto and Guelph

Scene of the Crime Festival 2013

Eden Mills Writing Festival 2013

IFOA 2014: “A Pox on your Head” facilitated by Andrew Pyper. Viral contagion and infection in writing.

The Damned Book Launch: A night with Andrew Pyper and Nick Cutter (CDN Horror Writers)

ChiZine Publications: Book launch for Nick Cutter’s The Acolyte & Rio Youers’ Point Hollow