About Lucia

Lucia Cascioli is a Canadian writer.

After working for many years as a public servant in Ontario, Lucia has returned to her love of creative writing. She has written nine books including her latest, Browning House. Her work is included in People, Places, Passages: An Anthology of Canadian Literature (Longbridge Books, 2018) and her poetry has been published in Stile Magazine, Skirting Around Magazine, and From Glasgow to Saturn, a University of Glasgow literary magazine. 'Points', one of her short stories, can be found in Short Édition's Short Circuit Magazine Issue #07, as well as through its English dispensers. Her podcast, Dear Me, is part of Litro Magazine's Litro Lab. She has also collaborated with Brick, A Literary Journal, as the editor and producer of The Craft of Editing, a series of in-depth discussions between a number of Brick contributors and the magazine's editors.

Lucia participates in readings, lectures and book fairs. She is a member of the Writers’ Union of Canada, the Association of Italian-Canadian Writers, the Italian-American Studies Association, and the Jane Austen Society of North America.

She has a Combined Honours B.A. (Summa Cum Laude) from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and recently earned an MLitt in Creative Writing (with Distinction) from the University of Glasgow.

Lucia is currently working on her next book.