Reading, Writing, Listening: Author Spotlight – Chelsea Coupal

Chelsea Coupal’s first poetry collection, Sedley (Coteau, 2018), was shortlisted for three Saskatchewan Book Awards and selected by Chapters Indigo for an Indigo Exclusive edition. She has won the City of Regina Writing Award and been shortlisted for CV2’s Young Buck Poetry Prize. Her work has appeared in Arc, Event, Grain, and Best Canadian Poetry 2019, among other publications.

Her poem “St. Peter’s Abbey, Muenster, Saskatchewan” can be read on our website at

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