• On Life, On Writing

    Impending Doom

    10 days until the Star's short story contest entries are due and I haven't started mine yet.  I think I've been procrastinating for a few reasons: 1 – I'm not sure that my style of writing is something they would publish in the Sunday paper, let alone award the prize to 2- I'm chicken. The…

  • On Writing

    In Need Of Inspiration

    So, I have been procrastinating on this since late October.  I want to enter the Toronto Star Short Story Contest.  I DESPERATELY want the grand prize, tuition to the Humber School For Writers.  I know it is a long shot to actually win it – but I will kick myself (like I do every year)…


Toronto-native Mary Rajotte is a self-professed bibliophile and wordsmith who pens dark, atmospheric fiction & creepy tales that explore myth, dream and nightmare.


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