Publications

I have written for adults, teens and children, including books, magazine articles, newspaper articles and radio broadcasts.

“I was so thrilled to read your beautiful and uplifting article on the empty nest syndrome experienced by many whose kids leave home for the first time. It really put a silver lining on my gray clouds!” – Discover magazine reader

“I absolutely love this article—it’s gripping and gently heartbreaking. The lead and kicker are particularly elegant.” – Johanna Arnone, Editor, Muse

“You do top notch work—one of the best freelancers I’ve had out of the gate.” – Kerry Shellborn, Assigning Editor, Kootenay Business Magazine

“I’ve talked to a lot of reporters and compared to most of them, you really asked the right questions.” – expert interviewed for a magazine article

“I received the magazine this Monday. I was thrilled! Your article is very interesting and I was glad to read it. Congratulations!” – expert interviewed for a magazine article

“I thought it was really well written and organized!” – expert interviewed for a magazine article

two-days-and-three-hundred-knightsNon-fiction for adults

Here are a few examples of my magazine articles:

Arts and culture

Parenting

Science

Other

Rocks on the Move and When Earth Shakes coversNon-fiction for children

Coming April 2019! Extreme Abilities: Amazing Human Feats and the Simple Science Behind Them (Annick Press).

Another book, on how animals move, will be published by Annick Press in winter 2020.

I have also published 22 other non-fiction books for children, including Rocks on the Move: The Rock Cycle and When Earth Shakes (Scholastic Canada). View all books here.

Plus I’ve written over 50 magazine articles for children. Here are a few of my favourites:

Fiction for adults

My short story “Mouthwash and Mass Destruction” was published in The Lamp Journal, Volume 8 (2018).

One of my short stories was a finalist in the 2016 Thomas Morton Memorial Prize for Literary Excellence (The Puritan).

Fiction for teens

I have written a young adult novel—Beneath the Cardboard Moon—and am currently seeking a publisher.

Bédé (comics)

I also completed this sketchbook for the 2017/18 Sketchbook Project.