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Oct 17, 2023

Finalist in Vallum's 2023 Poetry Award!

so I can bring you with me” - a poem from my current manuscript, In Search of My Métis Father. - was awarded 2nd place in the Vallum 2023 Poetry Contest. Judge: Erin Mouré.


Oct 21, 2022

Poetic Memory Panel - SWG Annual Conference

Fantastic panel discussion with Canadian poets Tolu Oloruntoba, Medrie Purdham and and host Carol Rose GoldenEagle about how poems remember.


May 5, 2022

IVA jurors: "inventive and visually fascinating."

Girl running is shortlisted for Indigenous Voices Awards, in the category of Published Poetry! IVAs artwork by Lou-Ann Neel (Kwakwaka'wakw)


April 1, 2022

"Original," and "a joy of a book," say SBA jurors.

Girl running is shortlisted for the SK Arts Poetry Award Honouring Anne Szumigalski and the City of Saskatoon/Saskatoon Public Library Saskatoon Award.


Mar 2, 2022

SaskBooks, Prairie Fire, CV2, Miramichi Reader

Thank you to: CV2 / Prairie Fire Magazine / SaskBooks Reviews / Miramichi Reader for reviewing Girl running.


Nov 30, 2021

A poet's response: William Robertson on Girl running

A response from Saskatchewan poet William Robertson-- so great that I had to share (with permission of course). Please check it out here. 


Oct 10, 2021

all the words I couldn't say in Film Festivals 

all the words I couldn't say is a recent finalist in the New York International Women's Film Festival, as well as an Official Selection in other festivals' online and seasonal editions. 


Oct 9, 2021

CBC Radio - Interview with Shauna Powers

"When poet Diana Hope Tegenkamp speaks about her late mother, her voice lights up. It's clear she has a lifetime full of memory and love to sustain her."


April 12, 2021

UNMUTE reviews & responses in Tentacular

Thank you Tentacular magazine for Tea Gerbeza's exquisite review and Scott Thurston's and Edwin Torres' inspiring, creative responses to UNMUTE and other Writing Bodies' performances.


Feb 23, 2021

UNMUTE performance
Mar 21 in Writing Bodies

Thank you SLANT for including me in Writing Bodies, exploring the relationship between body and language, Live-stream of my video performance, UNMUTE: Warmups for Body Vocality, on March 21.


January 19, 2021

Banff Centre Bliss Carmen Poetry Award

Thank you Prairie Fire and contest judge, Garry Thomas Morse! Thrilled to receive 2nd prize in the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Contest, for "My father as rhythm in lake water," forthcoming, Prairie Fire, Summer 2021.


January 7, 2021

Book Release Fall 2021

Thanks and acknowledgment to the Canada Council for the Arts and SK Arts for support in completing this manuscript. Thanks to Elizabeth Philips, Acquisitions Editor at Thistledown Press

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October 28, 2020

CBC Poetry Prize Longlist 

Two poems, "Birthmark" and "Motherfield," from the forthcoming poetry book Arterial and Quarry, longlisted for the CBC Poetry Prize 2020. 


May 28, 2020

Marian Hebb Research Grant

Recipient of Access Copyright Foundation Marian Hebb Research Grant for Many Good Places: Rediscovering the Métis and Settler Place-Worlds of My Parents. 

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