Dave Flawse is a creative and freelance writer based in Union Bay, BC. He is a third-year student at VIU where he focuses on writing and editing fiction and poetry. He writes at his desk while his dog Mika snores away beside him. When he isn’t writing, he volunteers for Fat Oyster Reading Series in Fanny Bay and supports local writers. Dave has been published for his non-fiction work in CV Collective and the Comox Valley Record. His poetry will be found in Portal 2020. Dave regularly submits to literary magazine across Canada and his next goal is to be published for his fiction work.