In this short story a young woman, Carla, finds herself pregnant. Her boyfriend, Saul, wants her to have an abortion. Instead, Carla flees to the farthest place she can reach. Here, Native legends and a black husky named Raven lead Carla’s life in an unexpected direction.
Inge has been writing since she was in grade school. Her short stories have been published in numerous literary and other magazines and have been broadcast on radio. She received First Prize in the 1986 Annual Writers’ Digest Short Fiction Competition, out of thousands of entrants.
Inge received her undergraduate and graduate training in creative writing at the University of Alberta, working with such writers as Governor General’s Award Winner, Rudy Wiebe.
On a more personal note, Inge has lived in Austria, England, and in several areas of Canada including the Northwest Territories. Currently she resides in Fort Erie, Ontario. She enjoys nature, horses, art, reading, and, of course, writing.