My name is Sonja. I’m a writer in Vancouver BC on the unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples. I’m passionate about helping people find and share their voice through writing, workshops and websites. I believe stories make the world go around.


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“A triumphant affirmation of the story teller’s art.”  National Post – Putting the ‘commune’ in community – Saturday January 23rd 2016  Read more
For Sonja Larsen, rebellion meant joining a radical left-wing political party and becoming the youngest member of its militia, an Read more
  The book launch party was so much fun! Many many thanks to the friends and family who sold books, Read more
 “I picked up the book in an afternoon and – each page turned in steady anticipation – did not put Read more
" In an eloquent, stranger-than-fiction memoir, Red Star Tattoo: My Life as a Girl Revolutionary, Vancouver’s Sonja Larsen recollects her traumatic experiences Read more
I said when I began writing this book I would embrace all the learning and growth opportunities that the work Read more
    “I was a late bloomer. But anyone who blooms at all, ever, is very lucky. ” ― Sharon Read more
We were walking down the road towards the full moon. A blue pick-up truck passed us. In the back of Read more
There was a sign over the door at the safe house in Brooklyn that told us how many days were Read more