Born in Windsor Mills, Quebec in 1950, she left home at age 17. She has worked as a journalist and freelance writer in Vancouver, Sechelt and Wales, and has lived in Australia, Pakistan and Tasmania. She now lives in St. Ann's Bay, Cape Breton. Man-S-Laughter, her second novel, follows her novel Raymonde, about a woman whose three lovers have fallen to their death.


Man-S-Laughter (Oolichan Books, 1995) ISBN 0-88982-147-X.
Rough and Ready Times: The History of Port Mellon (Glassford Press, 1993). With Peter Trower

[BCBW 2003] "Local History"