Kelly Thompson

Kelly S. Thompson is a writer, editor and former officer in the Canadian Forces with a BA in Professional Writing and an MFA in Creative Writing. Her work appears in several national publications including Chatelaine and Maisonneuve, and in anthologies with Heritage House, Caitlin Press, and Simon & Schuster. She won the Barbara Novak Award for Personal Essay in 2013 and 2017, was shortlisted for Room Magazine's 2013 and 2014 nonfiction contests, and won the House of Anansi Press Golden Anniversary Award in 2017.