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Tash is a Welsh-Canadian author, activist and educator. Their publications include The Psionics (Nine Star Press), and the Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selections Blood Sport  and Sink or Swim (Orca Books). They are also featured in multiple anthologies. Tash is a recipient of the Shoot for the Moon fund for trans writers, and a founding mentor with the Gender Generations Project.

 

When they’re not writing or reading you can probably find Tash in a lake, lying on the carpet thinking about monsters, or getting a new tattoo. They enjoy regular cups of tea, existential philosophy, and sharp objects. 

Publication History

  • The Psionics Series - a 1984 meets the X-men action adventure scifi series with a diverse cast and a focus on found family. (NINE STAR PRESS)

  • Blood Sport - A JLG Gold - this murder mystery follows Jason, a trans youth in care, as he investigates the suspicious death of his sister. (ORCA BOOKS)

  • Sink or Swim - A JLG Gold - a survival tale in the vein of Hatchet starring a trans guy with anxiety and a crush. (ORCA BOOKS)

  • The Ooze (2022) - aliens have invaded Vancouver, and trans guy Bran has to stop them! (ORCA BOOKS) 

Anthology Contributions

  • Warrior, an LGBT anthology starring queer warrior protagonists

  • Brave New Girls 1, 3 and 4 - anthologies raising money for girls in STEM starring girls with STEM smarts!

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