Author Tags: Poetry
CITY/TOWN: Surrey ,BC
DATE OF BIRTH: 21 March 1937
PLACE OF BIRTH: Barbados West Indies
ARRIVAL IN CANADA: May 1966
ARRIVAL IN BRITISH COLUMBIA: July 1934
ANCESTRAL BACKGROUND: African heritage
EMPLOYMENT OTHER THAN WRITING: Retired Registered Nurse
"A Waterfall of Words", poems (2002)
"The Mountains Eh? Dream On", fiction (2000)
"Say You Say Me", memoirs (1990)
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS: Born in the West Indian Island of Barbados, Palmyra emigrated to the UK to study and work in the medical health field. Widely travelled before moving to Canada, her writing career began after retirement. She also writes music, composes classical music and does woodwork.
[BCBW 2003] "Poetry"