Alison Preston

Alison Preston was born and raised in Winnipeg. After trying on a number of other Canadian cities, she returned to Winnipeg, where she lives with her partner Bruce Gillespie and their cat in Norwood Flats. A graduate of the University of Winnipeg, and a letter carrier for the past 22 years, Alison has been twice nominated for the John Hirsch Award for Most Promising Manitoba Writer, following the publications of The Rain Barrel Baby (Signature Editions) and her first novel A Blue and Golden...See more