George Opacic

Albert has moved through life easily taking on different personas. He falls in love. Running from a gang that blames them for shooting their former employer, they hide on an island in the Salish Sea, helped by a growing sentience they call Beasty.

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A love story. A murder mystery. A trip to Haida Gwaii.


Quantum Events


“Short Stories”

Step into the minds of a neandertal, pretending to be human; a person who burns bodies for the mob; two women, friends at work and war; an environmentalist who falls into ptsd…

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Author Bio

While travelling on business during his career, George wrote numerous short stories and many filmscripts, including Shroomtown, Hellenic Digits, Hammurabi, L5, World HQ, Where There’s Smoke, and Protocol Omega.

A past president of the Federation of BC Writers, he was awarded their prestigious Honorary Life Membership in 2016.

Current books and projects include his collection of short stories, plays and a poem – Quantum Events; an ambitious novel called The Antichrist of Stanley Park, which takes place in Nunavut and Vancouver; a book by George and Ron M. Craig called In a Cloud of Sails, which follows the remarkable adventures of a square-rigged sailing ship built in North Vancouver in 1968; and The Giants of Cathedral Grove, about a clan of neandertals who, unsuccessfully, tried to hide from the other humans in a remote part of the world.

George founded the publishing company called Rutherford Press. Its first publications were Notes To Mother by Jeff Berry, and Flying With White Eagle by Ben Nuttall-Smith. Also proudly offered are Explore the Alaskan Coast and French Silk on Water, by Patrick Hill, In a Cloud of Sails by George Opacic and Ron M. Craig, along with further works by Ben Nuttall-Smith titled Crescent Beach Reflections, Mad God of the Toltecs, Discovered In A Scream, Henry Hamster Esquire, Margot, Rawness of Time

George offers a series of professionally prepared workshops which have been well received around the province. Check them out here: Workshops

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