A two-time winner of the CBC Literary Prize (for non-fiction in 2017 and short fiction in 2013), Becky Blake’s stories and essays have appeared in publications across Canada. Her first novel, Proof I Was Here, was published by Wolsak & Wynn’s Buckrider Books imprint in May 2019.
Becky teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto’s School of Continuing Education, and also offers private mentoring and manuscript consultation. She holds an MFA from the University of Guelph, and is currently working on a second novel and a memoir-in-essays.
Becky is represented by Carolyn Forde from Transatlantic Agency.
Becky is a DD 2012 short form alum and worked with Shyam Selvadurai