I’ll be reading at the Lovers and Others event at The Yellow Door

Looking forward to reading at the Lovers and Others event happening on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 @7pm at The Yellow Door. This event, organized by Ilona Martonfi, is particularly exciting because we're only invited to read 1, maximum 2 poems, not exceeding 30 lines each. The brevity of the readings makes for a swift, staccato night--perfect for [...]

It Has Arrived… The Antigonish Review With My Winning Poems

I received issue no 187 of The Antigonish Review in the mail today. Congratulations to the other two winners, Laisha Rosnau (1st Prize) and Sean Howard (3rd Prize). You check out the entire content here. You can buy copies here. Inside, an introduction reads: "The judges awarded second prize to Branka Petrovic of Montreal, Quebec. Her entry consists [...]

Longlisted for the 2015 CBC Poetry Prize

My poems have made the longlist (once again) surrounded by friends (and former Concordia colleagues) Larissa Andrusyshyn and Moez Surani. It's a thrill to represent the province of Quebec in this national competition, as well as Concordia University's Creative Writing program! The shortlist will be announced Nov. 17. May the most important poem win. Looking forward [...]

New Poems In The Antigonish Review

You can find three of my poems in the latest issue of The Antigonish Review. About The Antigonish Review: The Antigonish Review is a quarterly literary journal published by St. Francis Xavier University. The Review features poetry, fiction, reviews and critical articles from all parts of Canada, the US and overseas, using original graphics to enliven [...]