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Bridget Canning

If you’d like to hire Bridget for a writing project, please visit our Writers for Hire page for more info.

Bridget Canning’s first novel, The Greatest Hits of Wanda Jaynes, was published with Breakwater Books in April, 2017. Her work has won the 2017 Cox and Palmer SPARKS Creative Writing Award, the 2016 BC Federation of Writers Literary Writes competition, two Newfoundland and Labrador Arts and Letters awards and been shortlisted for the Cuffer Prize. In February, 2017, her film synopsis Water from Stones was selected as one of the five winners in the From Our Dark Side Genre Film Contest. She lives in St. John’s where she writes and teaches.

Bridget is available for writing feedback and freelance work. You can check out her information in the Writers for Hire section of the WANL site or check out her website:

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