Meet the members of the Crabapple Mews Collective.
Jane Cawthorne’s work has appeared in newspapers, magazines, literary journals and academic journals. In 2011, she was a finalist for the Alberta Writers’ Guild, Howard O’Hagan Short Fiction Award for her story “Weight.” Her essay, “Something As Big As a Mountain” was first runner up in the 2012 PRISM International Creative Non-Fiction Contest, and “The Cure for a Cancer Cliché” was shortlisted for the same contest in 2007. Her play, The Abortion Monologues, has been produced over a dozen times in the United States and Canada.
While completing her MFA in Creative Writing with the Solstice Program at Pine Manor College in Boston, Jane co-edited the collection, Writing Menopause: An Anthology of Fiction, Poetry and Creative Nonfiction, with E. D. Morin, and the book was published in 2017 through Inanna Publications. Their second book, Impact: Women Writing After Concussion, comes out in September 2021 with University of Alberta Press. Jane’s novel, Patterson House, will be published in spring 2022 with Inanna Publications.