In 2011 Tanya completed creative writing workshops, and a minor in theatre studies at the University of Prince Edward Island, with a focus on short fiction and play writing. She went on to open Marshfield Press in 2015; and tried her hands at journalism via a self-published community newspaper, The Marshfield Maiden in 2017. 

Tanya is currently writing and performing comedy.

Writing Awards

2017 Maritime Electric Short Story Awards Finalist

2016 MacLauchlan Effective Writing Prize: In Recognition of Writing Excellence - presented by the Premier, Honourable Wade MacLauchlan.

2016 Milton Acorn Poetry Awards Finalist

2016 Maritime Electric Short Story Awards Finalist

2015 MacLauchlan Effective Writing Prize: In Recognition of Writing Excellence -presented by the Premier, Honourable Wade MacLauchlan.

2015 Clary Pottie Non-fiction Prize

2015 Maritime Electric Short Story Awards Finalist

2014 Lucy Maud Montgomery Writing for Children Literature Prize

2013 Shortlisted: Maritime Electric Short Story Awards

Royal Canadian Legion Poetry Prize

Publications

 

Paint the Sky - Marshfield Press (LM Montgomery Writing for Children Award)

Snow Softly Falling - Anthology, Acorn Press

Literary Magazines & Journals

GIF - 3rd Anthology, collection of Island writers, and poets works (release Fall 2020)

And more.

© 2020 Tanya Nicolle MacCallum, PE  

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