BROOKS, Brenda




Author Tags: Poetry

In Brenda Brooks' first novel, Gotta Find Me An Angel (Raincoast 2005), a 35-year-old film projectionist at a second-run cinema in Toronto is haunted by the ghost of a friend who died long ago. One night she addresses a lament to that ghost, recounting her failed attempts at finding love. Brooks lives on Salt Spring Island.

DATE OF BIRTH: 15/03/52

PLACE OF BIRTH: Rivers, Manitoba

ARRIVAL IN BRITISH COLUMBIA: 1992

BOOKS:

Somebody Should Kiss You (Gynergy 1990) - poetry

Blue Light in the Dash (Polestar 1994) - poetry

Gotta Find Me An Angel (Raincoast 2005) - novel

[BCBW 2004] "Poetry"