PORTAL ALUMNI

We Knew Them When…

The following authors have gone on to write books since gracing the pages of Portal and/or graduating with a BA in Creative Writing and Journalism from VIU:

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Rhonda Batchelor

Bearings
(Brick Books)

Interpreting Silence
Weather Report
(Beach Holme)

She Loves You
(Dundurn)

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Margo Button

Heron Cliff
(Signature)

Blue Dahlias
(Leaf)

The Elder’s Palace
The Unhinging of Wings
Shadows Fall Behind

(Oolichan)

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Kim Clark

Middle Child of Summer
(Leaf Press)

Attemptations
Sit You Waiting
A One-Handed Novel
(Caitlin Press)

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Ian Gibson

Stuff of Legends
(Ace Books)

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Jolene Heathcote

What’s Between Us Can’t Be Heard
(Ekstasis)

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Devin Krukoff

Hummingbird
(Freehand)

Flyaways
Compensation
(Thistledown)

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Danielle Lagah

Father Tongue
(Oolichan)

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Sina Queyras

My Ariel
MxT
Autobiography of Childhood
Expressway
Lemon Hound
(Coach House)

Unleashed
(Book Thug)

Teethmarks
(Nightwood)

Slip
(ECW)

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Elizabeth Ross

After Birth
Kingdom
(Palimpsest)

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Lori Shwydky

What’s In It for Me?
(Rebel Mountain)

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Shanon Sinn

Haunting of Vancouver Island:
Supernatural Encounters with the Other Side

(TouchWood Editions)

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Kerry Trevelyan Gilbert

Little Red
Tight Wire
(Mother Tongue)

kerplnk
(Kalamalka)

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Paul Tyler

A Short History of Forgetting
(Gaspereau Press)

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Ursula Vaira

And See What Happens: The Journey Poems
(Caitlin Press)

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Troy Wilson

GoldiBooks and the Wee Bear
Little Red Reading Hood and the Misread Wolf
(Running Press Kids)

Dog Ultra Dog!
The Sinking of Captain Otter
Liam Takes a Stand
(Owlkids)

The Duck Says
(North Winds)

Perfect Man
(Orca Books)

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Carol Windley

Midnight Train to Prague
(HarperCollins)

Homeschooling
(Cormorant)

Breathing Under Water
Visible Light
(Oolichan)