*Pushcart Prize Nomination

The Homeground Essays

Land Matters ~ insideWaterloo, Climate Justice issue, August 2022

Birdland ~ Being Home: An Essay Anthology (Madville Press, 2021)

Roadways ~ The New Quarterly, Issue 159, Summer 2021

Baked Clay* ~ The Common: A Modern Sense of Place, Issue 18

Slave Days in the Queen’s Bush ~ Hamilton Arts & Letters, Issue 13.1

Ten Crossings in the Midwestern Borderlands* ~ Slag Glass City

From the Banks of the Grand ~ The New Quarterly

Creative Nonfiction

The Fake MFA Syllabus ~ Creative Nonfiction, Issue 72 (PDF scan)

Last Chance ~ Burningword Literary Journal, No. 96

Dental Therapy ~ The Rappahannock Review, Issue 7.2 (plus: interview)

Citizen Mussels ~ Utne Reader (originally published in Boulevard, Vol. 34)

Burning Silence ~ The Drum: A Literary Magazine for Your Ears, Issue 75

Waterlines ~ Anthology of Forests, Ilyali Press, 2019 (excerpted essay)

Bestiary ~ The Citron Review

Somehow, Potatoes ~ The Olive Press

Walking on Water ~ Psaltery & Lyre

Pierre Berton & the Economics of Authenticity ~ Canadian Literature