Featured SpAN Author: Cait Gordon
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Featured SpAN Author: Cait Gordon

Cait Gordon—Author, Editor, Blogger, and Doodler Cait (pronounced like ‘cat’) Gordon is originally from Verdun, Québec, and has been living in the suburbs of Ottawa since 1998. She worked for over two decades as a technical writer, publishing user guides about everything from software applications to airplane simulators. Her joys include cosplaying, watching sci-fi or fantasy series … Continue reading

Featured SpAN Author: Talia Johnson
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Featured SpAN Author: Talia Johnson

Talia Johnson is a multi-faceted woman who is transgender, autistic, Jewish, queer, and more than the sum of her parts. She lives in Toronto, Ontario. Her work centres on bridging faith and queer communities, facilitating workshops, educating, speaking, writing, and one-on-one coaching, counselling, and mentoring. She is an academic, poet, and short story writer. You … Continue reading

Featured SpAn Author: Derek Newman-Stille
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Featured SpAn Author: Derek Newman-Stille

Derek Newman-Stille is a PhD ABD and teaches at Trent University. He runs the five-time Aurora Award-Winning website and associated radio show Speculating Canada. Derek is also the co-creator (along with Brittany Warman and Sara Cleto) and editor of the folklore digital humanities hub Through the Twisted Woods. He has written afterwards for publications like Accessing the … Continue reading

Featured SpAN Author: Jamieson Wolf
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Featured SpAN Author: Jamieson Wolf

Jamieson Wolf—Poet, Author, Artist, and Blogger Jamieson is an award-winning, number one bestselling author of over sixty books and writer of Two Steps at a Time, a blog about having Multiple Sclerosis and Cerebral Palsy. His latest novel, Lust and Lemonade, has just been released this week! (Editor’s note: I am dying to read it. And it’s the first of a … Continue reading