Biography

Short Version

Cathy Stonehouse grew up in the UK, where she received a BA in English from Wadham College, Oxford, and subsequently moved to Vancouver, where she received an MFA in Creative Writing from UBC. The author of a poetry collection (The Words I Know, Press Gang Publishers 1994), co-editor of the creative nonfiction anthology Double Lives: Writing and Motherhood (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2008) and a former editor of literary journal EVENT, her creative nonfiction, poetry and short fiction has appeared in a wide variety of Canadian literary journals and anthologies. A creative writing instructor and freelance writer/editor, she lives with her family in East Vancouver.