Craft: Writer, Short Fiction Writer
Genre: Literary Fiction
Bio: Gwen is a small town girl at heart, born and raised in rural southern Ontario. Her storytelling is influenced by an interest in bygone days and the complexities posed by those eras. She draws on her psychology studies to create characters shaped by nature, nurture and circumstance.
Gwen’s fiction work has been published in The Renaissance Anthology and online at The Litter I See Project. She is a winner of the Writers’ Community of Durham Region Short Story Contest and also Best Overall Fiction winner of The Robert McLaughlin Art Gallery’s Their Stories competition. Her nonfiction work appears online at Conversations on Dying, and on the award winning The English History Fiction Author.
Gwen blogs about the delicious information and imagery that inspires characters, settings, and plot twists in her ongoing work. The audio version of these articles can be heard at The Wellspring Podcast.