Poetry & Prose

Dorothy’s writing and media practice is divided between poetry, prose, and new media while studying literature.

What is poetry? It is a great many things. Read Percy Bysshe Shelley’s, A Defense of Poetry here.

Select bibliography of written works

“The Penny,” short story, produced on commission with the “Art of Conversation” project, Arts Council Wood Buffalo, June 2020.

“The Funeral,” short story, Ambrosia Literary Review, Spring 2020.

”Psalm of Spring,” poetry, Ambrosia Literary Review, Spring 2020.

“Naissance,” poetry, (M)othering Anthology. To be published Inanna Publishers, 2020.

“Full-Body Tattoo,” poetry, (M)othering Anthology. To be published Inanna Publishers, 2020.

“Singing,” poetry. NorthWord, A Literary Journal of Canada’s North, Issue 21. Winter 2019

Summer North Coming and Winter North Coming, September 2019, Fitzhenry & Whiteside Publishers, Toronto. Read more about her picture book here.

“Packing for an Emergency,” poetry. Arts Council Wood Buffalo, Arts Recovery Project, Healing Through Creativity. May 2019.

“Interview with Renellta Arluk,” interview. Ambrosia Literary Review, Fall 2018.

“He Calls,” poetry. Ambrosia Literary Review, Fall 2018.

“The Faerie King,” poetry. Ambrosia Literary Review, Fall 2018.

“Climbing Music Mountain,” poetry. NorthWord, A Literary Journal of Canada’s North, Volume 3, Issue 3. Winter 2016.

“Yadera,” short story. NorthWordA Literary Journal of Canada’s North, Volume 3, Issue 2. Winter 2015.

“Name Change,” poetry. NorthWordA Literary Journal of Canada’s North, Volume 3, Issue 2. Winter 2015.

Wood Buffalo’s Words in Motion poetry contest, winner, 2015.

Find out more about Dorothy here.

Contact Dorothy at editor.bentley@gmail.com

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Creative Writing – Poetry & Prose / Short Story / Memoir Writing

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Contact Dorothy at editor.bentley@gmail.com for workshops, webinars, and other requests.