David Fraser lives in Nanoose Bay, on Vancouver
Island. He is the founder and editor of Ascent Aspirations Magazine.
His poetry and short fiction have appeared in over 40 journals including
Three Candles, Regina Weese, Ardent, Quills and Ygdrasil.
He has published a collection of his poetry, Going to the Well
(2004) and a collection of short fiction, The Dark Side of the
Billboard (2006). David is currently the Federation of BC Writers
Regional Director for The Islands Region. His latest passion is
developing Nanaimo's newest spoken word series, WordStorm.
David Fraser has a BA in English from University
of Toronto, and an MEd in adult education from OISE. In Ontario
he taught English, Creative Writing Writer's Craft among other subjects
at the secondary school level for 30 years. He was the ski school
director for High Park Snow School for 8 years. Currently he is
a full-time writer who also teaches skiing at Mt Washington in the