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Toronto Quarterly Interview

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Patricia Westerhof was born to Dutch Canadian parents, and has lived in the Netherlands, Alberta and Ontario. She is the author of The Dove in Bathurst Station (Brindle & Glass, 2013), a novel, and of Catch Me When I Fall (Brindle & Glass, 2011), a collection of linked stories. She co-authored The Writer’s Craft, a textbook for creative writing students. Her short stories have been published in Room Magazine, The Dalhousie Review, and the anthology Trees Running Backward. Patricia lives in Toronto where she teaches English and creative writing. TTQ – What inspired you to start writing and who were some of your early influences or mentors? Patricia Westerhof – Many years ago, when I was in university, I thought I was a poet. It was a tremendous...

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