The Thesis


From: Ezra's Ghosts


“The Thesis” is a story about Nick, a young Ph.D. student, and his one-sided correspondence with his pregnant partner at home in Ezra, while away on a research trip to China in January of 2020.



Darcy Tamayose

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.