Michelle Porter is the lead editor for The Independent. She holds a BA in Journalism, an MA in Folklore and a PhD in Geography. She is the recipient of a 2005 Atlantic Journalism Award for feature writing and the recipient of 2017 NL Arts and Letters award for her poetry (Profile of an SUV). She has been long-listed for CBC Poetry prize in 2016 and 2017.
You can read her considered opinions at the editorial page of The Independent.
Indie Shorts A collaboration with partner Bojan Fürst that combines Michelle's writing with Bojan's photography and local voices.
stay tuned for news on her upcoming radio drama.