Paige Maylott is a Short Works Prize 2021 winner! Her writing was selected to receive the Hamilton Arts & Letters Award for Creative Non-Fiction. Presented by Hamilton Arts & Letters Magazine, the Short Works Prizes honor excellence in writing, both fiction and nonfiction and published and unpublished. Congrats, Paige!

From the jury citation:
“There are so many fantastic elements to this descriptive short story. A strong voice, a distinctive sentence structure. Lines that fly in a variety of ways. I really enjoyed this!”

Paige Maylott is a Canadian novelist, gamer, and lover of alternate realities. She is the author of My Body is Distant (Sept 2023, ECW Press) a memoir of identity, digital spaces, and critical illness. She lives in Hamilton, Ontario, where she collects rabbit paraphernalia and retro video games. Paige is represented by Chelene Knight.

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