Julia Vellucci

Julia is a 17-year-old author, born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario with four books traditionally published, and a passion for the written craft. She discovered her love for creative writing over two years ago and best expresses herself through her characters and the worlds she creates.

Poem: To Be Free

We are pleased to present the winner of Speakeasy's very first writing challenge! We asked participants to write a short or poem about what the world looks like five years after the pandemic and Julia's was far and away the best piece we received. To be free means to...