Shannon’s poetry collection Blueshift Off Course was shortlisted for the 2017 Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry.
Professional writer and researcher, Shannon Kernaghan has created content in many print and online forms, for industries and professional groups across the U.S and Canada.
Her first published book was How to Sell Your Home Privately (Dundurn Press) and her Like Minds collection won the New Muse Award for Short Fiction (Broken Jaw Press).
For years she wrote a weekly column for the Red Deer Advocate. Her published works also include short fiction, nonfiction (both creative and reference), essays and poetry – through anthologies and literary journals.
She has an extensive portfolio of public and private sector clients in communications planning, public relations strategy, writing and editing.
In the Company of Animals
Living Apart Together
Outskirts: Women Writing from Small Places
All Wound Up and more