Megan Coles is a graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland and the National Theatre School of Canada. She is co-founder and co-artistic director of Poverty Cove Theatre Company. Megan is currently working on The Driftwood Trilogy, adapting Lisa Moore’s short story Grace for the stage and writing a Theatre for Young Audience piece, Squawk. Her completed plays include Our Eliza, The Battery and Bound. Megan’s debut fiction publication, Eating Habits of the Chronically Lonesome, was recently shortlisted for the Winterset Award. Originally from Savage Cove on the Great Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland, Megan currently resides in St. John’s where she works as the Sales & Marketing Coordinator for Breakwater Books.