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Evelyn Lau


Evelyn Lau was Poet Laureate of Vancouver from 2011 to 2014. She has published works of fiction and non-fiction, and six volumes of poetry. Her most recent collection, A Grain of Rice (Oolichan, 2012), was shortlisted for the Dorothy Livesay Award and the Pat Lowther Award.

"Now you are looking up from the bottom of the lake. You are walking past the townhouses in April under the budding trees, and drowning." more

POETRY

Four poems by Vancouver Poet Laureate Evelyn Lau on love, life and death. more

POETRY 3 Comments

Four poems by Vancouver Poet Laureate Evelyn Lau on aging, aching and orthotics. more

POETRY 2 Comments

The Central American vaction was all-inclusive, but she brought her own guilt, just in case. more

POETRY 2 Comments

Picture Harper lounging among pastel cushions, his stiff grey hair tight as a helmet on his head. more

Dispatches 7 Comments

Again we found ourselves at the shoreline,among shards of shell and plastic,scrim of seaweed trapping my feet like a net. more

FICTION 3 Comments

Reflections on John Updike's death. more

Columns 3 Comments

He looked vaguely familiar— there was a sort of outline around his ­features that I almost recognized, a translucent and shifting visage, as of someone I once knew.He looked vaguely familiar— there was a sort of outline around his ­features that I almost recognized, a translucent and shifting visage, as of someone I once knew. more

Dispatches

She would see him sometimes around Yaletown, her former counsellor, heading glassy-eyed toward a bar or creeping up the back steps of the massage parlour. more

Dispatches

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