Bob Wakulich


Bob Wakulich received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia in 1999. He also holds a BFA in Writing with a Film Studies Minor from the University of Victoria (1996), a BA in Sociology from Lakehead University (1977), and he attended the Banff School of Fine Arts Summer Writing Workshop in 1979 and 1980.
His short stories, poems, and commentaries have appeared in a number of journals, magazines, newspapers, and anthologies in Canada, the US, and Europe, as well as on CBC Radio and in cyberspace. He currently lives in Cranbrook, British Columbia.

Smashwords Interview

Describe your desk
- extensively-organized clutter.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in southern Ontario in a city that used to be fruit trees and auto plants. It is now covered with houses, condos, and trendy bars and coffee shops.
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Where to find Bob Wakulich online


The Fluke and Other Dramas
Price: $2.49 $1.25 USD. (50% off!) Words: 31,420. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
A collection of plays of different genres which tackle everything from corporate culture to radio sleuths.
Spiders on an Angel's Face
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Tom, a peripatetic journalist, can't remember what his mother looks like.
Questionable Parts of Town
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Reconsider the state of the world through this collection of poems, prose poems and pieces of flash fiction.
The Correct Way to Walk
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 33,790. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
A triptych of fiction explores journeys of love, trust, and history with major twists of humour.
The Purgatory Donut Shop
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 41,730. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
- a diverse collection of short stories with healthy doses of humour.
Worry Lines
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 33,830. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
- a collection of non-fiction, satire, and commentaries about topics ranging from bank interest to hemorrhoid surgery,
I'll Try to Explain: Volume One - Freedom of (this part has been deleted)
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
-a selection of humour columns which originally appeared in the Cranbrook (BC) Daily Townsman between 2005 and 2012.

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Smashwords book reviews by Bob Wakulich

  • Me in Pieces: Short Stories Adding up to a Full Life on May 08, 2018

    There are some delightful textual moments in this collection cataloguing the life of a post-boomer dealing with the heartbreaks and foibles of late 20th and early 21st Century North America. The spectre of abuse looms large, but some of the observations are truly inspiring.