Maximum group/class size: No preference
Home Region: Halifax/Yarmouth.
Will travel: Yes
Available: M-F, any hours
Areas of Expertise: Fiction, Poetry, Children's Literature.
Special emphasis on Journalling, Lyric Poetry, Character-based prose, long and short fiction, writing from experience, memoir, creative nonfiction, abstract prose, travel writing.
Ceilidh Michelle has led a poetry workshop at Concordia University's Aboriginal Student Resource Centre, and has been sought out by Montreal community centre to lead masterclasses. She is the author of coming-of-age novel Butterflies Zebras Moonbeams, which CBC added to their list of "34 Works of Canadian Fiction to Watch For," and has a forthcoming travel memoir coming out Spring 2021 with Douglas & McIntyre.
She is graduating from Concordia University with a BA in Creative Writing, April 2020, and will be attending Edinburgh for graduate school in Fall 2020.Publications
Spring 2021 - The One, a nonfiction travel memoir, Douglas & McIntyre
Fall 2019 - Butterflies Zebras Moonbeams, a novel, Palimpsest Press
The One, a nonfiction travel memoir, Douglas&McIntyre
Butterflies Zebras Moonbeams, a novel, Palimpsest PressAwards
Recipient of Explore and Create Canadian Council Grant
Recipient of short novel grant from Conseil des arts et des lettres du Quebec
Two-time 1st place winner of Wampanoag Writers Scholarship for Cuttyhunk Island Writers Retreat