From: In Our Own Aboriginal Voice 2





Michael Calvert

Michael is a member of the Mid-Island Métis Nation. His poetry, fiction, and non-fiction have been published in various magazines. Michael won the Pat Bevan Award for fiction writing in 2012 and a Meadowlarks Award for a promising body of fiction work. His fiction piece “Flood Damage” placed second in the In Our Own Aboriginal Voice 2016 writing contest. This year, his short story “All My Relations” won first place for fiction in In Our Own Aboriginal Voice 2. Michael has taught in the Creative Writing & Journalism department at Vancouver Island University and currently teaches First Peoples Literature and Composition at Vancouver Island University.