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
The Washington Post
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
What Growing Up in Sulphur City Taught Me About Beauty – Latitude 46
Iwas born in a crater. My Northern Ontario birthplace was formed 1,849 billion years ago when a 10-kilometre-wide meteorite—actually, now they’re saying it was a comet—travelling at 8 times the speed of sound crashed to the earth.