About Heather

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Heather Gordon-Young is a Canadian writer who lives on the west coast of British Columbia. She is the Executive Director of a not-for-profit social services organization that serves children, youth and families.  She is married to her best friend and is a happy mother to their two university-aged children and an aging dog. She is a lover of stories, yoga, fishing, and the forest. Heather completed her MFA at Antioch University in Los Angeles. Fireflies: Finding Light in a Dark World is her first book.

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If you’re looking for the photos promised in the book you will find them under the tab “Fireflies the Book”. Please enjoy!

A fun digression: This year our daughter, Amelia, turned 21. She is at university in Australia and our son, Jon, couldn’t be there for the party.  He wanted to send her a birthday message so he made this absolutely fun video for her. Maybe it doesn’t really belong on my website but it’s such fun and so darn good I felt it deserved to exist somewhere for awhile!! So if you’re a reader who likes family photos or a reader who gets a little sentimental about your own siblings,  the music is  great and you get to see a bit about our lives through this little video. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did! – Heather

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