Lissa M. Cowan is the author of Milk Fever, a historical fiction novel (Demeter Press, Toronto), co-translator from French of a book of poetic prose called Words That Walk in the Night (Vehicule Press, Montreal) and other fiction and non-fiction.
She holds an MA in English Studies from the Université de Montréal and a post-graduate diploma in writing from the University of Victoria.
She is the founder of Write to Calm, an online community that focuses on writing as a mindfulness practice.
She runs thewritewords.ink,a writing and translation service for companies, businesses, and organizations looking for professional writing, communications, and translation expertise.
She teaches online in the writing program at Calgary University and lives in the Gatineau Hills (Quebec, Canada) in a house high in the trees.
Infrequent emails about writing events + other writerly adventures.