Dayna Manning

2019-05-31T18:32:26+00:00

Juno-nominated singer and songwriter Dayna Manning exemplifies the very best that Canadian folk music can be. Manning’s three-decade career has taken her from coast to coast in many forms, from major label recording artist to independent producer and engineer. As a modern renaissance artist, Dayna's memoir Many Moons debuts along with the sweets sounds of [...]

John Kastner

2019-05-31T15:12:32+00:00

John Kastner, author of Justin Bieber: Steps to Stardom, is a lifelong writer, having spent thirty-three years as a journalist. He graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with majors in English and History, began his career as a sports writer at the Stratford Beacon Herald, and retired as the managing editor in 2012. During his career [...]

Terry Manzo

2019-01-13T22:08:50+00:00

A client once said, "I wish I could see the world through your eyes." Terry Manzo has been a professional freelance photographer for thirty years. Her photographs combine unique and compelling perspectives with strong technical skills. She has exhibited regularly in Ontario and worked on several ambitious social media projects, posting daily or weekly photographs [...]

Brian Wilkinson

2019-01-06T21:01:59+00:00

Brian Wilkinson attempts to juggle multiple careers as an author, high school teacher, and librarian. He currently lives in East York, Ontario, with his wife and two children, who served as the inspiration for the main characters in his first novels, Battledoors and Paramnesia. Brian was born and raised in Guelph, Ontario, where he attended [...]

Lynne Golding

2018-03-20T05:26:23+00:00

Lynne Golding was born and raised in Brampton, Ontario. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in History and Political Science from Victoria College at the University of Toronto before studying law at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. She is a senior partner at the international law firm Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP where she leads their health [...]

Debby Dodds

2017-01-09T21:40:44+00:00

Debby Dodds received her BFA in Drama/Acting from NYU  and her MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University. As an actress, she was featured in many independent films and television shows, improv comedy groups, stage shows at both Disneyland and Disney World, and even a special with Jerry Seinfeld. As a writer, Debby has stories published in [...]

Kris Faatz

2017-01-09T21:28:32+00:00

Kris Faatz (rhymes with skates) is a pianist, writer, and teacher. Her first novel, To Love a Stranger, was a finalist for the 2016 Schaffner Press Music in Literature Award and received an honorable mention in that competition. Her short fiction has appeared in Kenyon Review, Potomac Review, Glassworks, Reed, Bluestem, and Luna Station Quarterly, among other journals. She has been a [...]

Mark Burley

2017-07-13T09:19:17+00:00

Mark is originally from Truro, Nova Scotia. His parents were teachers, which means he could have grown up around books, and he did, but mostly he marked biology tests for his dad and dissected whatever they had for dinner (true story). He attended Dalhousie University in Halifax to complete his science degrees and continued to [...]