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Anita Dolman is a writer, editor and poet living in Ottawa, Canada. Her poetry and fiction have appeared in journals, magazines and anthologies throughout Canada and the U.S. Her debut short fiction collection is Lost Enough (Morning Rain Publishing, 2017). Twitter: @ajdolman

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Pivot Reading Series
8:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Avenue
Toronto, Ontario

I'll be reading short fiction from my debut collection, Lost Enough.


Peter F. Yacht Club Reading Regatta
7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 29, 2017
Carleton Tavern, 223 Armstrong Street
Ottawa, Ontario

I'll be taking part in this annual reading / holiday party hosted by rob mclennan at Ottawa's Carleton Tavern (upstairs). Looking forward to readings by several fellow Club members and irregulars, including Faizel Deen, Chris Turnbull (weather permitting) and Amanda Earl.


Sawdust Reading Series
7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Bar Robo. 692 Somerset St. W.
Ottawa, Ontario

Hoping to see some of my favourite Ottawa writers and readers as I read a mix of poetry and short fiction at the February installment of the Sawdust poetry series. I'll be preceded by a guest reader selected through Sawdust's monthly Poem-Off Competition



Edited by Anita Dolman, Barbara Schwartz-Bechet and Dannielle Davis
6:00 p.m.
268 Augusta Ave.
Kensington Market
Toronto, Ontario

Join me and other authors as we launch Demeter Press's anthology of essays, non-fiction and poetry on what it means to mother during times of struggle, uncertainty, danger, and change.



Previous Events



Argo Bookshop
7:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 9, 2017
1915 Ste-Catherine St. W.
Montreal, Quebec
Looking forward to this solo reading from Lost Enough at Montreal's oldest independent English-language book store!

Pincher Creek Municipal Library
2:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 14, 2017
899 Main Street
Pincher Creek, Alberta

I'll be in my (out west) hometown, reading short fiction from my debut collection, Lost Enough.

Flywheel Reading Series

7:30 p.m. 

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Pages Books, 1135 Kensington Road NW
Calgary, Alberta

I'll be reading short fiction from my debut collection, Lost Enough. Fellow author (and my partner) James K. Moran will be reading from his debut horror novel Town & Train.

Variant Edition Reading
7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Variant Edition, 10132 - 151 Street
Edmonton, Alberta

I'll be reading short fiction from my debut collection, Lost Enough. Fellow author (and my partner) James K. Moran will be reading from his debut horror novel Town & Train.

Prose in the Park
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
Saturday June 10, 2017
Parkdale Park, Ottawa, Ontario


I'll be selling books, etc. in Tent A at this year's Prose in the Park. Drop by and say hello. See the full schedule of events for the day to plan your visit.


Limestone Genre Expo

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily

Saturday, June 3, and Sunday, June 4, 2017

St. Lawrence College, 100 Portsmouth Avenue

Kingston, Ontario


On two panels, and selling books and steampunk jewelry in the dealer's room, at this year's Limestone Genre Expo, alongside other authors such as Tanya Huff, Nancy Kilpatrick, James K. Moran and Kate Heartfield.

Lost Enough Book Launch
7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 30, 2017

Black Squirrel Books, Ottawa


Join me at Old Ottawa South's wonderful Black Squirrel Books for a cafe-style reading and launch party from my debut short fiction collection, Lost Enough. Copies available for purchase. Free snacks.


2016 Hintonburg Artisan Christmas Craft Fair

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 19, 2016

Hintonburg Community Centre, 1064 Wellington Street W., Ottawa

I will be selling our homemade sambal (a fabulously spicy caramelized onion and chili pepper spread), my new line of steampunk jewelry, and books by or including work from me and James K. Moran, respectively. 

Here is a sample of some of my steampunk jewelry: 







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