In Lesley Choyce’s latest book, Nova Scotia Love Stories, some of the province’s most beloved authors explore through fact and fiction the myriad ways in which a love story exists. The collection includes Chris Benjamin’s “Operation Niblet,” story about Gerry, who embarks on a daring and stupid animal rescue mission to prove his love for his roommate Zoëy, a vegan eco-feminist. Also features stories by Silver Donald Cameron, Marjorie Simmins, Budge Wilson, Bruce Graham, Maureen Hull, Jon Tattrie, Lindsay Ruck, Jim Lotz, Steven Laffoley, Sheldon Currie, Harold Horwood, Carol Bruneau, Michael Ungar, William Kowalski and Don Aker.
Chris Benjamin is a freelance writer specializing in environment, social justice, and arts & culture. He’s also a fiction writer. Here you can find examples of his work and information about upcoming readings, signings, talks and other public events.