KATHERINE FAWCETT is a Squamish-based author/playwright/teacher who lives a full life in a small town with a little dog and a big appetite. Her latest book, The Swan Suit (Douglas & McIntrye, 2020) was a finalist for the ReLit award, as was The Little Washer of Sorrows, her first fiction release (Thistledown, 2015). Her newest play, Blustery Ever After, a sequel to last year’s sold-out show Once Upon a Cold Snap, will be staged in November/December 2022 in Squamish. Fawcett has taught creative writing at SFU’s The Writers’ Studio and plays violin with the Sea to Sky String Orchestra.