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Nisha Patel inspires aspiring writers in the greater-Edmonton region


Nisha Patel is taking on the role of writer-in-residence for libraries in the greater-Edmonton region where she is planning to mentor and support aspiring writers.

Recently, CKUA’s Grant Stovel spoke with the award-winning Indo-Canadian poet about her new position with the St. Albert Public Library and Strathcona County Library.

You can learn more about Nisha’s life and work at or book time with her by emailing

Need some writing inspiration? Here’s the playlist mentioned by Nisha and Grant.