From: Ezra's Ghosts
“The Ryukyuan” is a story about a third-generation Polish Canadian immigrant and his transformation.
Darcy Tamayose is a writer, graphic designer, and PhD student. Her work, which includes the novel Odori and youth fiction book Katie Be Quiet, has received the Canada-Japan Literary Award and has been shortlisted for both the Writers’ Guild of Alberta’s Georges Bugnet Award and the Foreword Indie Juvenile Award. Born and raised in the prairie landscape of southern Alberta, Tamayose lives there today surrounded by daughter, family, and friends.