Writer | Poet
I’m a Vancouver Island-based writer who’s inspired by landscapes—both interior and exterior.
Wild, Salty Body of Water
The Salish Sea is a wet lung breathing outside our balcony while my boyfriend, Doug, and I sleep. It inhales and exhales all night long, sucking seaweed into its salty windpipe, spitting crustaceans upon the shores of Galiano Island…Read More
An Unlikely Antidote for Heartache
Here, amidst the shuffling carousel of seniors, this handsome elder really stood out. Unlike everyone else in the room, he was taller than me. He also had style: black satin shirt and gold necklace style…Read More
Brahman is the Charioteer
As we wound through the Iowa countryside, Highway One would stretch before us like a ribbon of black licorice and we’d savour its sweetness, going 55 miles per hour. We loved the slow road. Outside, the landscape would roll by—rusty silos, red barns, grazing cattle…