“gritLIT is Hamilton’s annual literary festival, a four-day celebration of Canadian authors. Since its inception in 2004, the festival has built a reputation with readers in the Golden Horseshoe as a place to get “up close and personal” with their favourite authors and to discover new voices.”



From here, Chimana couldn’t tell what had killed the other ship.

“salvage” by js veter

I was thrilled to hear that my short story, “Salvage,” received an honourable mention in gritLIT 2021. You can read it here for a limited time. It’s an honour to be chosen, and an honour to share the spotlight with winners Zilla Jones and Josh Maurin. You can find their stories here, too!