Vocamus Writers Community Authors

Madhur Anand

MADHUR ANAND is a scientist and poet.

Melinda Burns

MELINDA BURNS is a published poet and psychotherapist living in Guelph Ontario.

James Clarke

JAMES CLARKE is a poet with many volumes of published work.

Ann Clayton

ANN CLAYTON is a poet and literary critic specializing in women writers of Canada and South Africa.

Shayne Coffin

SHAYNE COFFIN is a writer of poetry.

Cheryl Cowtan

CHERYL R COWTAN is an award-winning educator and author whose love of writing shines through in her fiction and non-fiction works.

Candace De Taeye

CANDACE DE TAEYE's debut full-length poetry collection is SMALL PLANES AND THE DEAD FATHERS OF LOVERS.

Sheri Doyle

SHERI DOYLE is a freelance writer and editor, an author of poetry and fiction, and Director of Communications at Friends of Vocamus Press.

Nikki Everts

NIKKI EVERTS is a writer of poetry and mystery.

Martina Freitag

MARTINA FREITAG is a writer of creative non-fiction, memoir, biography, novels, and poetry.

Jeremy Luke Hill

JEREMY LUKE HILL is the publisher at Vocamus Press and the Managing Director at Friends of Vocamus Press.

Darcy Hiltz

DARCH HILTZ is a writer of poetry.

Karen Houle

KAREN HOULE is a poet and a professor of philosophy (at the University of Guelph).

Paul Hoy

PAUL HOY's poetry is shaped by the natural landscape and the wilderness of northern Canada.

David James Hudson

DAVID JAMES HUDSON is a poet and spoken word artist.

Kathleen James

KATHLEEN JAMES is the author of ELI, ELI, poems about the death of her young child.

Nina Kirkegaard

NINA KIRKEGAARD is a writer of poetry.

Michael Kleiza

MICHAEL KLEIZA writes poetry, non-inspirational non-fiction and is an editor of Rhapsody .

Sheila koop

SHEILA KOOP writes poetry, short stories, bits of creative non­fiction and is currently working on a novel for preteens.

James Lafferty


Burl Levine

BURL LEVINE is an award-winning poet and also an editor and tutor.

Laura Lush

LAURA LUSH is a writer of poetry, short stories, and creative no-fiction.

Kim Davids Mandar

KIM DAVIDS MANDAR is a writer of poetry and children's literature.

Donna McCaw

DONNA MCCAW is a storyteller and poet from Elora.

Michelle McMillan

MICHELLE MCMILLAN is a writer of poetry and memoir.

Morvern McNie

MORVERN McNIE is a writer of poetry and short fiction.

Amelia Meister

AMELIA MEISTER ia a poet and Spoken word artist.

Marianne Micros

MARIANNE MICROS is a writer of poetry and literary short fiction.

Rob O'Flanagan

ROB O'FLANAGAN is a journalist and poet. He is the co-author of OPEN UP THE SKY: A POETIC CONVERSATION.

Trevor Patrick


Andrea Perry

ANDREA PERRY is a poet and novelist. She released her debut collection of poetry, RISE, in 2016.

Jerry Prager

JERRY PRAGER is a writer of poetry, novels, and history.

Greg Rhyno

GREG RHYNO is an author of literary novels and poetry.

Nora Ruddock

NORA RUDDOCK is a poet and multi-mdia artist.

Valerie Senyk

VALERIE SENYK is an actor, director, and writer. Her collection of poetry, I WANT A POEM, was published in 2014.

Corrie Shoemaker

CORRIE SHOEMAKER is a writer of both academic and creative writing.

Bieke Stengos

BIEKE STENGOS is a writer of poetry and fiction. Her first collection of poetry published in Canada was ABANDONED BY THE MUSE.

Marian Thorpe

MARIAN THORPE is a writer of historical and urban fantasy.

Tom Vaine

TOM VAINE is a writer of speculative fiction.

Aleksei Vanhee

ALEKSEI VANHEE is a writer of poetry.

Autumn Walker-Duncan

AUTUMN WALKER-DUNCAN is an author, illustrator, and graphic novelist.