April Ford

Poet, Fiction Writer, Creative Nonfiction Writer

Montréal

Author's Bio

April Ford is a Montréal-based LGBTQ+ writer. Her books include Carousel: A Novel (Inanna Publications), Death Is a Side-Effect: Poems (Frog Hollow Press), and The Poor Children: Stories (SFWP). She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize for her short story "Project Fumarase".

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Anthology:
"I Never Liked This Café, Anyway" (Bright Hill Press, 2017)
Journal:

Fiction

Anthology:
2016 Pushcart Prize XL: Best of the Small Presses (W. W. Norton & Company, 2015)
Books:
Carousel: A Novel (Inanna Publications, 2020)
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The Poor Children: Stories (Santa Fe Writers Project, 2015)
Journals: , ,
Barcelona Review
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Independent Ink Magazine
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Product Magazine
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Rolling Thunder Quarterly
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SFWP: The Journal
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Short Story
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The Battered Suitcase

Poetry

Anthology:
The Lascaux Prize Anthology (Lascaux Review, 2017)
Chapbook:
Death Is a Side-Effect (Frog Hollow Press, 2019)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
American, Canadian, Disabled, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
At Risk Youth, Teenagers, Women
Fluent in: 
English, French
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Last update: May 24, 2020