McDaniel, Cassie

Cassie McDaniel was born in Texas, raised in Florida, and most recently adopted by Toronto. As a founding member of Soft Spot for the Universe writers group and a regular attendee of the High Park Library writers group, she has published fiction and poetry in The Mangrove Review, Canadian Voices Anthology as well as in professional design publications. She makes other things too including art, illustrations, and more writing which can be found on

CommuterLit posts:

The Loneliness of the Long-distance Truck Driver


A Place to Rest, Eternally (Notes for a Grave Poem)

What Weibo Wanted

On the Strings of a Ukulele

Chester and Grace


Planned Obsolescence

Snakes Taste Like This

Thirsty (with audio)

The Divorced Fathers Radio Show

Cuban Sandwiches: Wet Grass

Sorrow Sitting

Draining of the Sea — November 26, 1995

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