Holding True: Essays on Being a Writer

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Wordwrights Canada, Jan 1, 2008 - Authorship - 184 pages
A book of light and balm, support and inspiration for all who would be writers, from one with three decades of experience editing, teaching, and creating fiction and poetry,

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A widely published Canadian poet, essayist, and fiction writer, Susan is a past winner of the Okanagan Short Story Award, a Media Club of Canada Award, a number of poetry prizes, and three Ontario Arts Council writing grants. For many years, she served as Associate Editor of Cross-Canada Writers' Magazine and led creative writing workshops for the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies, Ryerson University Literary Society, and Toronto Board of Education. Currently, she runs the online course Lessons in Writing the Poem.

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