Jude Goodwin’s poems have been published in Burnside Review, Contemporary Verse 2, Comstock Review, White Pelican Review, Cider Press Review and various online journals. Please visit the Publications section of this website for more detail.

Her poems have also won or placed well in the IBPC: New Poetry Voices competition, were shortlisted in the CBC Radio Literary Awards, and recently received Honorable Mention in the Jessie Bryce Niles Chapbook Competition. They have been shortlisted many times in the Guardian Poetry Workshop.

Aside from poetry, Jude has four published books, all involving playing cards: card games for kids, how to play bridge for kids and two books of bridge-related cartoons. Click here for listing on Good Reads

She freelances through her company, Goodwin Studios, working as illustrator, designer and desktop publisher. Jude is editor/publisher of Bridge Canada, the Canadian Bridge Federation's signature magazine, as well as other, smaller papers. And she is a webdesigner, producing and maintaining websites for a many diverse groups.

Jude is a member of the Squamish Writers Group. She is founder and co-editor of The Waters, an online poetry workshop. She is currently pursuing a degree in Creative Writing at Douglas College.

Jude lives in BC, Canada with her wife, two stepkids, dogs, and cat. The fighter fish died.


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