• Victoria, BC

Writer. Photographer. Communications.

SFU Writer's Studio 2014 (Manuscript class)
SFU Writer's Studio 2012 (nonfiction cohort)
One year Journalism Certificate (Langara College)
B.A., Communications; Minor: Psychology. (SFU)

Natural environments. Water. Conversation. Intuition. Ethnic Food. Red Wine. Foreign films. Documentaries. Dark chocolate. Writing. Blogging. Spirituality. Introspection. Gardens. Flowers. The Arts.

Favorite Places on the planet: Santa Fe and Abiquiu, New Mexico. Salt Spring Island and the Gulf Islands. Vancouver, Canada. Oban, Scotland. The Big Island (Aloha). Koh Ta Kiev island in Cambodia. Bangkok and Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand. And all those places I've yet to be, and therefore can't comment on.

Black and starry nights in the country. Campfires. One-street towns. The desert. Palm trees. Monkey trees. Weeping Willows. The ocean. Strong winds. Big long, tight hugs. Good storytellers.

Eating? Yes, please! Ethnic food first. Green Curry. Pad Thai. Papadums. Butter chicken. Yum!

Biking. Walks. Afternoon naps. Surprises. (Well, good surprises only!) Independent theatre companies. The forest. Stanley Park. Ruckle Park. Helliwell Park. Painting. Northwest Coast Jewelry. Art.

Meeting new people. People who are genuine. Honesty. Good manners. Humor. Laughing 'til I cry!