Posts by Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor

Valentine’s Day Sonnet Contest

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • March 2, 2012

Valentine’s Day Sonnet Contest

Every year the Dalhousie English department and the Dal Undergraduate English Society hold a Valentine’s Day sonnet contest. The contest is available to all …

Varma Prize Winners

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • November 2, 2011

Varma Prize Winners

Varma Prizes for Excellence in Gothic Literature
The Varma Gothic Literature Contest is held every Halloween to honor the late Professor Devendra Varma, for whom …

Masquerade

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • October 21, 2011

Part 7
Editor’s Note: Read part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5 and part 6 of Masquerade.
He picked up a fine but heavier blade and retraced the line on her …

Masquerade

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • October 14, 2011

Masquerade

Part 6
Editor’s Note: Read part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, and part 5 of Masquerade.
 
“My name is Robert,” he paused. “Now I’ll tell you the rest, …

Masquerade

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • October 7, 2011

Masquerade

Part 5
Editor’s Note: Read part 1, part 2, part 3 and part 4 of Masquerade.
 
“You have stunning eyes,” he said while running a freshly sharpened scalpel in soft circles around her …

Masquerade

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 30, 2011

Masquerade

Part 4
Editor’s Note: Read part 1, part 2 and part 3 of Masquerade.
 
“Oh how I’d love to be sixteen and grounded right now,” she said. Life was easy …

Masquerade

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 23, 2011

Masquerade

Part 3
Editor’s Note: Read part 1 and part 2 of Masquerade.
 
The young girl groaned in the darkness, nausea waking her tired body and throwing her into …

Masquerade

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 20, 2011

Masquerade

Part 2
Editor’s note: read Part 1 of Masquerade.
 
As he placed his empty glass back down on the counter, the young blonde swooped in and …

Meet Heather Jessup

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 20, 2011

Heather Jessup brings her unique advice to Dal. Photo supplied.

An interview with Dal’s newest creative writing instructor
 
“Find a new job,” Heather Jessup’s father told her when she was in first grade. But Jessup …

Girl no. 47

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 9, 2011

Girl no. 47

He licked his lips and his tongue skimmed my own. A chill climbed my spine and licked my neck as he held my exposed …