Over the past three decades alone, more than four thousand First Nations, Métis, and Inuit
women have disappeared or been murdered in Canada. THE INTERSECTION[S],
complete at 93,000 words, is adult literary fiction exploring the crisscrossing lives of four
Indigenous women during this ongoing human rights crisis.
Rose’s afternoon jog in a public park ends in hospitalization when the neon feathers she
wears in her hair are ripped out as she’s dragged down an escarpment and assaulted. Once