Terra Bruhm

On May 14th I will graduate with a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Nonfiction. The Robin’s Egg is near completion, though it will be a while before you see it...

I stopped entering blog posts in the middle of my trip this past November. I was overwhelmed. The Brampton entry received a lot of attention and I couldn’t emotionally keep up,...

The second leg of my Epic Adventure brought me to Brampton. What I thought would be an easy and uneventful segment turned into a difficult, life changing one. I stand with...

My Ontario adventure began this Saturday in Sarnia. When I was taken from my father I lost contact with my mother’s extended family as well. Here is a vignette from the...

This September, my cousin Arthur died of cancer. He was a lovable, yet controversial sort of character. Not knowing how the family will react to the publication of this story, I...

When I think back on these times And the dreams we left behind I’ll be glad ’cause I was blessed to get To have you in my life ~ Faith Hill Four...

She’s a good writer but why does she have to write about that? The words struck me hard. I wanted to cry on the spot. Instead, I told myself what nonfiction...

In the crossfire there’s a story And how it ends I don’t know – Beck   I’m on a mission. In November I’ll travel to Ontario to meet family members I’ve...

“What kind of post-publication letters or messages would make the year of work worthwhile for you?” – Stephen Kimber I’m sprawled out on my office floor with an ice cream sandwich...