Nicole Belanger

Nicole Belanger

essayist and TEDx speaker

Biography

Nicole Belanger is a writer and speaker based in Ottawa, Canada. Following her recent TEDx talk on how grief forced her to revisit traditional notions of success, Nicole has written widely about grief and loss. Her essay, “Grief In the Rearview: Three Motherless Years” was widely shared on Huffington Post Women and she has an essay on death and spirituality in the forthcoming Helping Hands: An anthology of writing by Canadian Buddhist women (Sumeru, 2015). Her writings have also appeared in Urban Native Magazine, Women 2.0, Huffington Post Canada, and Business Insider.