Heather RathHeather Rath
Burlington, ON

Heather Rath Biography Since winning a writing contest at 11 years old, Heather Rath knew writing would be a major part of her life. When she grew up, she was sequentially a reporter, editor of a weekly newspaper and a monthly business magazine before becoming head of communications for a multi-national company. During this time she edited, and contributed to, two anthologies of south western Ontario writers. Her writing has been published widely in various publications and some children’s stories have been translated into Braille. She is a three-time bridesmaid (now four!) in the esteemed John Kenneth Galbraith Literary Award contest, world traveller, and addicted to family and writing. Her novel, starring a runaway woman, is looking for a good home. She is a member of both CANSCAIP (Canadian Society of Children's Authors, Illustrators & Performers) and Canadian Authors Association. You are welcome to peruse her website at www.heatherrath.net.