Past Tense – Book Release

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Guess what?

My debut novel, Past Tense, is out in the world for all to read!

I’m super excited to share it and I hope you like it! 🙂



506 Writing Contest


The Ashdale Writers Group, a group I have been a part of for years, is hosting a writing contest in conjunction with Beach Metro, Toronto Public Library, Gerrard India Bazaar and The 506 Streetcar Project.

Myself and my fellow writers in the group will be serving as judges and the theme is related to the 506 streetcar here in Toronto.

The deadline is tight, entries must be submitted by March 21st, but we have a great prize of publication in the Beach Metro News and $100 cash sponsored by the Gerrard India Bazaar BIA.

For more info or to enter check out our group’s website!

Also, the winner will be invited to read at our Ashdale Reading Night on the 31st of March. Members of our group will be reading along with the winner of the contest.


Upcoming Reading: The EW Reading Series


On Tuesday the 8th of September I will be sharing the stage with some fabulous writers at the Emerging Writers Reading Series in Toronto.

The reading is in a pub on Bloor St. West so you can get some food and drink. I will be hitting the stage last at 9:30pm but there are three other readers before me, so come at 8pm to get in on all the literary action!

I hope to see you there.

Date: Tuesday September 8, 2015
Time: 8pm
Location: Duffy’s Tavern – 1238 Bloor St. W. Toronto
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Upcoming Reading – Words at the Wise


I’m excited to invite you to a great reading series called Words at the Wise. Hosted by Andrew Simpson this monthly series boasts some fabulous local Toronto writers and next month on December 3rd I’m happy to say I will be among them.

Please come out and to hear my words and the words of my fellow writers. Keep in mind the Wise Bar is pretty small so come early if you want a good seat!

Date: Wednesday December 3, 2014
Time: 8pm
Location: Wise Bar – 1007 Bloor St. W. at Dovercourt

For more info and a list of writers for the event check out Andrew’s Website.

I hope to see you there!


Reading at The Quilliad Halloween Launch

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I’m so excited to announce I will be reading at The Quilliad Halloween Edition Launch Party this Friday.

There will be a bunch of talented local writers reading their spooky stories and poems and it’s a costume party so fancy dress is definitely encouraged. Come out an support a fantastic local magazine and buy a drink and a copy of the magazine to read at home!

Date: Friday October 24, 2014
Time: 8pm-12am
Location: Betty’s on King – 240 King St. EAST

Be there or be square (or be there and be a square for Halloween)!


Reading at Ashdale Library – September 25th


For about two years now I have been a writing group at Ashdale Library in Little India.  It’s a great group of supportive and talented writers and for the first time on Thursday September 25th we are opening the group up for a public reading.

There will be about eight readers in total (including yours truly) and it should be a wonderful night of words and wisdom.

I will be reading a short story called ‘How can we ever be better?’ which is currently being illustrated and will be published in November by the fabulous Flyleaf Journal.

Date: Thursday September 25th, 2014
Time: 6pm-8:15pm
Location: Ashdale Library – 1432 Gerrard St E, Toronto, ON M4L 1Z6

I hope to see you there!