Before starting at NIC, Steve was a traveler, treeplanter, then worked as a writer at various newspapers and magazines around BC. He published and edited the BIg Valley Magazine in the Comox Valley. Steve attended Southern Illinois University, moved to Creative Writing at David Thompson University, then to UVic with a focus on Shakespeare and Canadian drama. He began teaching in a remote village on the North Coast, next Prince Rupert, Campbell River, Courtenay.
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