Hong Nguyen-Sears

Hong is currently pursuing her MFA in Creative Writing through the University of British Columbia’s Optional-Residency Program. In June, she (finally) graduated with her BA in English from the University of Alberta. Hong lives in Calgary, Alberta, where she has been spending most of her time writing, reading, and smiling at dogs. Find her on Twitter at @HongNguyense.

Stories by Hong Nguyen-Sears

A Guest Presentation on Mental Health from Your Post-Secondary Institution

Illustrated by Allen Forrest

A cat had her tongue. It was sitting in the first row, right in front of her, barely a meter away. She gaped. Its tail swished back and forth, lazy and smooth. It sat on the seat cushion, looking too small to be in the massive lecture hall with its rows on rows of students. …