Professional Writing Anthology


Slice of Life

This is Saturday by Alicia Feizo
Today is Saturday and Anna is sick. I know it’s Saturday because she told me once. 

Bitter Sweet Pizza by Marissa Bryans
“Hey, where are my drinks? I’ve been waiting forever. Don’t think this won’t be reflected in your tip.”


Seasons of Winter by Caitlin Bouwma
Everything is grey. The fresh blue of the sky has melted into a bleak, colourless hue.

Master of Mediocrity by Emily Andrechuk
“Toby, I’ve got a call for you on line one,” I say into the phone, clicking off the line once I hear his voice come through.



Best Friends Forever by Nathalie Cousineau
I tried to conjure the perfect words. But anything that came to mind was too weak to carry the weight of what I wished to convey. 

Over Rolling Green Hills by Katelin Laurin
Six hours off the ferry from England, Isobel sat in the cramped buggy jostling over the rough roads with her hands folded neatly as possible in her lap. 

Emergence by Michelle Savage
I didn’t realize he was alive until a few minutes after I thought I killed him.


The King by Alyssa Gelata
The Three-Eyed Cat strolled casually through the Forest. He was the last of his kind, and he was watching as his King dragged a dead Hunter behind him.


Skin Deep by Emily Beckett
The vanity betrayed its age; white paint peeled from the wood, as if attempting to escape the structure it was bound to so long ago. 



From the archives...


Pathway Problem by Sambo Chilton
TunezUSA by Joe Fitzgerald
Neckbeardery by Sharon Van Wyngaarden


My Book of Regrets by Tiffany Cuddy
Winter by Nick Gibbins
They Don't Speak by Cody Lirette

Slice of Life

The Temple by Ashton Heaps
The Party by Tyler Cooke
Let It Snow by Amanda Pereira
Eidetic by Alex Sundaresan

Magical Realism

Our One Night a Year by Chris Campeau
Ring One Last Time by Meaghan Côté
Sophia by Stephane Moisan
What You Sow by Amanda Simard
Morgan by Phoebe Strike




Dream Fuel by William Cousins
Joyride by Myryam Ladouceur
Bloody Brilliance by Marta Zwart


Fragile Memories by Paulina Grace Hrebacka
Hope by Yushra Khodabocus
Talk by Madelaine Lange-Chenier
Monstrous by Anna Moat
Designated by Stephen Smith
The Burn by Sean Stone
Genie by Gennifer Taggart


Lantern by Catherine Arbour
Battle Fit for a God by John Cutland
To Charm the Sea by Marty Le Gallez
Die Wolfssegner by Rob Sullivan
That One Time I Almost Caught a Unicorn by Allison Van Maren
The Heart of the Swamp by Nicholas Wrixon-Wood