Author Thomas King sheds some light on the most difficult part of writing his award-winning book The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America.
Find out which five stories made the shortlist. Read them all and vote for your favourite!
2014 CBC Short Story Prize finalist Trent Lewin on alighting upon the writing life and the inspiration of wine.
2014 CBC Short Story Prize finalist Alix Hawley on being a Canada Writes triple threat.
2014 CBC Short Story Prize finalist Laura Legge on wrestling, raw seal and surreal karaoke.
CBC Short Story Prize finalist Annie Reid on the writing wisdom she's picked up along the way.
2014 CBC Short Story Prize finalist Jane Eaton Hamilton on her writing life, her weaver-bird fascination and what it means to be seen.
A couple at the race track must decide if their relationship is worth betting on.