ChitandaEru wrote:This is probably a really dumb question (but I'm new so bear w/me)
Do you actually have to live in Canada and be able to attend the Convention to submit?
While being a local editor used to be a big thing back in the day (and still is at a couple cons) it's not a factor here. The majority of conventions nowadays accept entries from all over the world. If they only accept local entries they usually make it very obvious.
(And it wasn't a dumb question
Canada is a land of very strange things.../me stares at Fall_Child42)