Loretta Seto is a fiction- and screenwriter, as well as playwright, who has been published in RicePaper magazine and the anthology Strike the Wok. Her story from that anthology, titled “Versus,” was selected for production and broadcast on CBC Radio as part of the program Between the Covers. She has also had two short films “Once a Fish” and “Ripples” produced with funding from Citytv. She wrote and produced a solo performance piece “Why Weight?” for the 2011 Vancouver International Fringe Festival, and a second production of the play was also included in the Brink Festival 2012. Her first children’s book Mooncakes was released in the spring of 2013 and has received positive reviews from publications such as The Quill & Quire, The Kirkus Review, and Booklist.
Loretta earned her MFA in Creative Writing at UBC and is excited by the new challenges she faces writing in different genres. She lives in Vancouver, Canada.