Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor

Jenna is a writer. She just graduated from the University of King’s College with a BA in English and creative writing. She has had the pleasure of seeing multiple poems and short stories published in Halifax and in her hometown of Ottawa. Throughout her four years at King’s and Dalhousie she has worked as diction editor, design editor, and editor-in-chief of Fathom; design editor of Verso; fiction editor for the Gazette; and copy editor for Just. She also writes for a horror blog where she reviews comics and graphic novels. She is continuing her education at Dalhousie by starting in computer science where she specializes in graphics, gaming and media. Her new career path will help her finish her science fiction novels as well as provide inspiration for the genres that she writes in.

Featured articles by Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor

Valentine’s Day Sonnet Contest

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • March 2, 2012

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

Adrien & Kate. Photo by Katherine Wooler

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • November 2, 2011

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

Gaz creative web logo

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

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • October 14, 2011

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

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • October 7, 2011

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

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 30, 2011

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

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 23, 2011

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

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 20, 2011

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

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

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 20, 2011

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

creative_g_web

By Jenna Harvie, Creative Editor • September 9, 2011

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