John Blackmore has won, been short-listed, and long-listed for the CBC Literary Awards Short Fiction and Creative Non-Fiction competitions and the Writers' Union of Canada Short Story and Postcard Story competitions.
His award-winning and nominated stories include Like I was Fire, The White Gorilla, a nation the size of a thimble, The Passage, Big Bear Lake and Train to Buchans.
John has completed a book of poetry "This is Fortune" to be available in 2020 and a mystery novel "The Order of Necessary Darkness."
He has degrees in Physics, Literature and Journalism. Originally from Newfoundland, he lives in Ottawa, Canada with his wife and two daughters.
If you're interested in any writing projects or have questions about any of the stories please contact him at email@example.com.