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Clea Young’s stories have appeared in Event, Grain, The Fiddlehead, The Malahat Review, Prairie Fire, Room, and Coming Attractions. In 2012, she was shortlisted for the CBC Short Story Prize. Young received an MFA from the University of British Columbia. This marks her third appearance in The Journey Prize Stories. She lives in Vancouver.

Award History

Jury Citation

“When a former couple has a chance encounter on a B.C. ferry, old grievances and desires alike resurface with surprising results.” — 2014 Journey Prize Jury (Steven W. Beattie, Craig Davidson, and Saleema Nawaz)

Works recognized by WT