Books & writing

I write about things that move me …
the beauty, power and generosity of nature
home as a place of peace and creativity
the joy of community and connection
relationships guided by respect and love

I have five completed picture book manuscripts that I am starting to query, and others in progress. My story based on a childhood memory from my father was shortlisted in the 2022 CANSCAIP (Canadian Society of Children’s Authors, Illustrators and Performers) Writing for Children Competition.

I am working on revisions to my nature-based middle grade novel and planning a second middle-grade book that draws from my BIPOC early high school (not so funny then, but funny now) experiences.

I occasionally write about other topics, including fibre arts.

These photos show some of the inspiration for my first middle-grade book: