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Publishing C.V.

Awards – Selected

Shimano Communication Award, Maximum Salmon, bronze, 2008
Best Photograph, Canadian Aviation Magazine, 2007
Shimano Communication Award, Fishing for Dreams, silver, 2006
Shortlist, Dorothy Livesay Award, 2005, The Hunger
Shortlist, Dorothy Livesay Award, 2000, Love And Other Things That Hurt
People’s Poetry Award, 1998
National Magazine Award nomination, 1999
Bliss Carman Award, silver, 1998
Bliss Carman Award, silver, 1976


President, League of Canadian Poets, 2009 – 2010
President, Victoria Book Prize Society, 2005
President, Federation of BC Writers, 1996


Masters of Public Administration, U of Victoria, 1980
B.A., with Honours, English, Philosophy, U of Liverpool, 1976
B.Sc., with Honours, Zoology, Biochemistry, U of Calgary, 1974