Michelle is an award-winning author and poet. Most recently, in April 2018, two of her entries won the Ontario Writers Conference Story Starters Contest. She writes both fiction and nonfiction, and her work has appeared in the Globe and Mail and several other local newspapers and magazines. She is a contributing author in the most recent Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Spirit of Canada (2017), and a quarter finalist in the 2017 ScreenCraft Short Screenplay contest. Her work is regularly featured in the Focus 50 Plus newspaper. Michelle has a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto and is a Professional member of the Canadian Authors Association, as well as the SSAC Wordsmiths. While she is always working on many projects, and she is excited to be working on a book about being Half Jewish with another incredible writer, Alyssa Pinsker @Girl_GoneGlobal.

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