Sensing Different Worlds: Author Spotlight – Chantel Lavoie

Chantel Lavoie has published three books of poetry: Where the Terror  Lies (Quattro Books in 2012), Serve the Sorrowing World with Joy (with Meg Freer, Woodpecker Lan, 2020) and This is about Angels, Women, and Men (Mansfield Press, 2021). Originally from Saskatchewan, she now lives in Kingston, Ontario, where she teaches at the Royal Military College of Canada.


Her poem “Saskatchewan” can be read on our website at


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