Brad Glenn


Brad Glenn is an author from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He's been writing novels, short stories, and graphic novels for the last thirty years. He's a graduate from the University of Victoria from the department of writing, and aside from writing is also a teacher, husband, and avid pet owner. He blogs about writing at and is a founding member of the Inkhorn Society.

Smashwords Interview

Describe your desk
I write on an antique secretary desk. I modified it slightly to hold the computer cords for my laptop, but I love that I can fold it up and hide it away! I light candles when I write. It might be a bit cheezy, but somehow setting the stage really helps me get into writing mode, that and it's a bit chilly in my writing room so a few candles really adds to the warmth. My magnetic board is above it with all the sticky-notes I have for my current writing project.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Edmonton. I went to schools that were pretty rough, and I was always different from the other kids. By the time I hit grade 9 I grew tired of being bullied, so I became a punk rocker, and while it only slightly changed things, I could tell myself it was persecution for being a punk rather than feeling bad about myself.
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Where to find Brad Glenn online


Playing Dice with the Cosmos
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Playing Dice with the Cosmos is a fiction piece drawn from my misspent youth playing Dungeons and Dragons. It follows a small group of friends through their D&D campaign and through their teenage lives and struggles.
Maggie's Heart
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A discouraged nurse who has found himself losing empathy for his patients has his life changed when he meets a young girl with Down Syndrome.
The House with Green Shutters
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The House with Green Shutters is a short story by Brad Glenn. It follows a couple from Alberta in the last stages of their separation, and the only thing they disagree on is who gets the house.

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