Erin Silver is a writer, editor and blogger with more than 15 years of industry experience. Her work has appeared in Good Housekeeping, The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, Today's Parent, Chatelaine, ParentsCanada, Best Health and Clean Eating magazine, among others. Her blog, "A Girlfriend's Guide to Divorce," appears on UrbanMoms.ca. Erin also blogs for the HuffingtonPost.ca. She is currently pursuing her Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Nonfiction at King's College in Halifax and writing her first book, Burnt: Cooking My Way Through Divorce. Erin holds a postgraduate journalism degree from Ryerson University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto. She has worked as a magazine editor, writing instructor and in communications and public relations for a variety of companies, including Harvard University, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre, New York University, The Ontario Government and Mount Sinai Hospital.
Erin is a member of the Canadian Authors Association, the Creative Nonfiction Collective and is on the board of the Canadian Creative Writers and Writing Programs. She recently completed a self-directed writing residency at the Banff Centre. Erin enjoys whipping up a frenzy in the kitchen, any form of exercise, travelling and trying new foods. She is a single mom to two mischievous, but very cute, boys.