Short Works


Devon Code’s short fiction has been anthologized and recognized internationally by awards juries. His short stories have appeared in various Canadian literary publications and have been included in educational texts published by McGraw-Hill.

Originally published in the Malahat Review, Devon Code’s Journey Prize  winning story “Uncle Oscar” is anthologized in The Journey Prize Stories 22.

“By turns tense and tender, heartbreaking and hilarious, ‘Uncle Oscar’ is full of surprises, every one of which rings true. Devon Code has created an unforgettable portrait of a boy on the brink of manhood.” —Journey Prize Jury Citation

Read “Nibelung,” available in issue 107 of Geist

Devon Code’s essays and reviews of literary fiction have appeared in publications such as the Globe and Mail, the National Post, Geist, Canadian Notes & Queries and Quill & Quire.

Read “My Prizes: A Memoir” in Geist


Conversation with Eliza Robertson at The Malahat Review