Megan Cole is a tattooed food enthusiast with an obsessive reading habit. She began writing when her high school’s short-lived newspaper published her feminist opinion pieces. As a journalist Megan has worked for community newspapers, CBC Radio, and Canadian Press. Her creative nonfiction has appeared in The Puritan, Invisiblog, untethered, Hungry Zine, Chatelaine, and is forthcoming in The Fiddlehead. Megan is working on her first creative nonfiction book on intimate partner violence, pop culture, and love. She has hosted and curated events for the Federation of BC Writers, Vancouver Writers Fest, Word Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts.
When Megan isn’t writing, reading, knitting, or cooking, she’s working as the director of programming and communications for the BC and Yukon Book Prizes. She is a settler who lives and works on the territory of the Tla’amin Nation in B.C.