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How I Wrote It

How writing about his difficult childhood helped Darrel J. McLeod heal — and help others in the process

Why Governor General's Literary Award winner Jillian Tamaki decided to write her first-ever picture book

How stereotypes about feminism drove novelist Sarah Henstra to write The Red Word

Darrel J. McLeod's memoir Mamaskatch is an ode to motherly love and Indigenous identity

Magic 8 Q&A

What Governor General's Literary Award winner Jillian Tamaki does to break out of a creativity rut

Magic 8 Q&A

Jordan Tannahill on why queer writing is universal, and so is the Bible

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Why Governor General's Literary Award winning writer Jonathan Auxier is terrible at answering emails

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Why Governor General's Literary Award winner Sarah Henstra keeps writing

Here are the finalists for the 2018 Governor General's Literary Awards