Categories: 2010-2019, Emerging Authors, Gender Identity, Narrative, Ontario Literature, Religious Identity, Sexual Identity
From: This Ramshackle Tabernacle
This reading consists of a short story about a fictional town in northeastern Ontario. In this story, a group of young people go on a boat trip on a lake. Girl forms new relationships and struggles with her gender identity and relationship with organized religion.
Samuel Thomas Martin is the author of This Ramshackle Tabernacle, which was shortlisted for the 2010 BMO Winterset Award and longlisted for the 2011 ReLit Award for Short Fiction.