Fiona Tinwei Lam

Fiona Tinwei Lam is the author of three poetry collections: Intimate Distances (finalist for the City of Vancouver Book Award), Enter the Chrysanthemum, and most recently, Odes & Laments.  She also has written the children’s book The Rainbow Rocket. Her poetry, fiction and non-fiction have been published in over 30 anthologies, including The Best of the Best Canadian Poetry in English: Tenth Anniversary Edition (2017). Her work has been featured twice on local transit as part of B.C.’s Poetry in Transit. She is a co-editor of and contributor to the creative non-fiction anthology, Double Lives: Writing and Motherhood, and the co-editor and contributor to Love Me True: Writers Reflect on the Ups, Downs, Ins & Outs of Marriage. She also edited The Bright Well, a collection of contemporary Canadian poetry about facing cancer. Her poetry videos have been screened at poetry film festivals locally and internationally.

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