British Columbia's Community of Writers
Join us Saturday, Mar 27 at 7pm for FBCW's Telling the Truth, an event with non-fiction writers, hosted by Megan Cole. Register here (bcwriters.ca/events-for-writers) and a link will be sent to you. When it's time for the event, click on the link to join the live Zoom event. Looking forward to seeing you there!
Digital Doors Open at 645pm!
Eve Lazarus is a reporter, author and true crime podcaster. Her passion for non-traditional history has led to nine books including the BC bestsellers Murder by Milkshake; Cold Case Vancouver; Blood, Sweat, and Fear; and Sensational Vancouver. Eve’s latest book is Vancouver Exposed: Searching for the City’s Hidden History. She blogs obsessively at Every Place has a Story https://evelazarus.com/
Carys Cragg writes narrative nonfiction. As a graduate of SFU's The Writer's Studio, her personal essays, opinions, and reviews have appeared in The Globe & Mail, The Tyee, Understorey, New York Post, and The Ormsby Review, amongst others. Her first book, Dead Reckoning: How I Came to Meet the Man Who Murdered My Father, was a Globe & Mail Best 100 Book of 2017 and was shortlisted for both the 2018 Hubert Evans BC Book Prize and Governor General's Nonfiction Literary Award. She speaks to victim services and restorative justice students and practitioners and coordinates the child and youth degree program at Douglas College. She lives with her son in Port Coquitlam.
Megan is a tattooed food enthusiast with an obsessive reading habit. Her writing has appeared in The Puritan, Invisiblog, Kootenay Mountain Culture and more. She's currently working on her first book titled Head Over Feet: The Lasting Heart Ache of First Loves. When she's not writing, reading or cooking, she's working as the director of audience development for the BC and Yukon Book Prizes and recording interviews for the podcast Writing the Coast.