Publishing History


  • Swimming in the Ocean, Insomniac Press, 2002
  • blood, love & boomerangs, Insomniac Press, 1999
  • submerge, Black Squirrel Press, 1997 (out of print)

Selected Journal Publications

Since 2000

  • My Mother Taught Me: Poem for Two Voices and Knitter” (poem) feral feminisms 3, Winter 2015
  • “Succubus” (short story) Toronto, ON: Lies With Occasional Truth. Winter 2011, online:
  • “dance floor” (poem) Jones Av. Winter 2010
  • “connect” (poem) Dream Catcher (UK) Spring 2009
  • “connect” (poem) In Our Own Words (Anthology), Fall 2005
  • “Lewis Sherman: A career of sweet beginnings and rare success” (profile) Canadian Bookseller, September/October 2003
  • “A Stone Flower’s Tenacity” (review) Books in Canada, Vol. 32 No. 5, Summer 2003
  • “little light” (poem) Pottersfield Portfolio, Vol 23, No 1, Summer 2003
  • “the way I imagine your body,” “how to mend a broken heart: a guide for beginners” and “the way the child” (poems) Descant, Summer 2002
  • “The Things We Take for Granted” (short story) Lichen, Fall 2001
  • “the way the child” (poem) Dream Catcher (UK) Spring 2000

Before 2000

  • “there is something about a red-haired woman” and “choke-cherry red” (poems) Magma Poetry Magazine (UK) Fall 1999
  • “all’s fair” and “found” (poems) Poetry Croydon Live (UK) Summer 1999
  • “kissed” and “his wife would understand” (poems) Descant, Spring 1999
  • “distance” (poem) Rampike, Vol.10, No.1, Fall 1998
  • “subway” (poem) WORD Literary Calendar, April 1998
  • “touched” (poem) The Queen Street Quarterly, Winter/Spring 1998
  • “15” (poem) The Canadian Journal of Contemporary Literary Stuff, No.1 Vol. 1, Summer 1997
  • “peach” (poem) The Writing Space Journal, Spring 1997
  • Swimming in the Ocean (excerpt from the novel) Room of One’s Own, Vol. 19:3, Fall 1996
  • from 1996 (and still occasionally) book reviews The Toronto Star, The Globe & Mail, Quill & Quire
  • from 1994-96 poems, prose excerpts and photographs appeared in Blood and Aphorisms, The Carleton Arts Review, The Ottawa X-Press, The Peterborough Review, graffito poetry poster, Missing Jacket, Hostbox, Hook & Ladder, and RAW NerVZ HAIKU
  • from 1974 to the early 1990s, articles and poetry appeared in The KAOS Film Guide, The Grassroots Review, The Arthur, proem, the screaming mouse, The Poetry Box, Parachute and The Music Maze: A Musician’s “How-To” Guide