The Writers' Union of Canada recently announced the shortlist for the 2015 Danuta Gleed Award. The Award honours the best first English-language collection of short stories published in the past year by a Canadian writer.

Eve Lazarus was recently awarded a Heritage Award of Recognition by the City of Vancouver for her book Sensational Vancouver.

The Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia recently celebrated the announcement of the shortlist for this year's awards.

The longlist for the 2015 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award was announced just in time for the beginning of Short Story Month.