Writing Anthologies and Links
The M Word Conversations about Motherhood
A Dropped Threads-style anthology, assembling original and inspiring works by some of Canada’s best younger female writers — such as Heather Birrell, Saleema Nawaz, Susan Olding, Diana Fitzgerald Bryden, Carrie Snyder, and Alison Pick — The M Word asks everyday women and writers, some of whom are on the unconventional side of motherhood, to share their emotions and tales of maternity.
Toronto, Goose Lane Editions, April 2014
“Further Up and Further In: Re-reading C.S. Lewis in the Wake of Mental Illness”
THE WEEK SHALL INHERIT THE VERSE
Original Noir Anthology. Akashic Noir. 2008
Akashic Books continues its groundbreaking series of original noir anthologies. Each story is set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the city of the book. “Wanted Children” by Heather Birrell (Bloor West Village) Toronto, Akashic Books, May 2008
The Journey Prize Anthology 18
Short Fiction from the Best of Canada’s New Writers. Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart, 2006
The Journey Prize Anthology 13
Short Fiction from the Best of Canada’s New Writers. Toronto, ON: McClelland & Stewart, 2001.