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About Doreen

Storytelling and Music:

Doreen sings, plays guitar and performs stories of all kinds in the ancient oral tradition. She performs at schools, libraries, seniors homes, festivals, parties, concerts, church gatherings, conferences, and other special events. Doreen is President of Storytelling Alberta and the SA Calgary Chapter and a member of Storytellers of Canada/Conteurs du Canada.


Doreen's short fiction has appeared in Prairie Fire Magazine and online at Montreal Serai,,, and Alexandra Writers' Centre, among others. Doreen's first novel, Watershed, was published by Freehand Books and released on May 1, 2020. Doreen is a member of Alexandra Writers Centre Society, Writers' Guild of Alberta and the Canadian Authors Association.

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 Instagram: @doreenvanderstoop

Twitter: @Doreenvdstoop