My Work


Water & Wood: Recipes from a Coastal Community. Powell River Public Library. 2017.


“On Memory, Memoir and Ghosts.” Invisiblog – Invisible Publishing. September 17, 2019.

“A man of few words.” The Puritan magazine. Issue 46: Summer 2019.

“Writing fueled by coffee, music and urgency: My writing day.” my (small press) writing day. May 25, 2019.

“The Hippie Utopia that was Lund, British Columbia.” Coast Mountain Culture Magazine. Spring-Summer 2018.

“In-cider information.” The Growler. March-May 2017.

“Where’s all the craft lager?” The Growler. March-May 2016.

“Can Feminism Exist in the Kitchen? We Say Absolutely.” Darling Magazine. January 2016.

“Barrel aged: Craft beer embraces the lost art of barrel-aging.” The Growler. December 2016-February 2017.

“Food Memories from our Favourites.” Chickpea Magazine. Winter 2014.

“Fermentation: A Study.” Chickpea Magazine. Summer 2014.

“Mushroom Hunting.” Chickpea Magazine. Fall 2014.

“The Age of Micro-Living.” Boulevard Magazine. April 2014.

Shaping a Good Life.” Boulevard Magazine. March 2014.

“The New Local.” Boulevard Magazine. November 2013.

“Came Back Haunted.” Boulevard Magazine. October 2013.

“A houseboat to call home.” Canadian Press. August 2013.

“Builders on both coasts use ancient cob method.” Canadian Press. June 2013.

“Bitters revival adding complexity to cocktails–and baking.” Canadian Press. May 2013.

“Food Fight.” Coast Mountain Culture Magazine. Winter 2012/2013.

“Garden of Vegan.” Coast Mountain Culture Magazine. Summer 2012.

Book Reviews

Review: The Art of Creativity: Art, Memory, My Father and Me by Emily Urquhart. Hamilton Review of Books. November 2020.

Review: Where Things Touch: A Meditation on Beauty by Bahar Orang. This Magazine. July/August 2020.

Review: Fauna by Christiane Vadnais, translated by Pablo Strauss. This Magazine. September/October 2020

News reporter

2010-2011: News Reporter, The Free Press, Fernie, B.C.

2011-2012: News Reporter, The Nelson Star, Nelson, B.C.

Broadcast journalism and podcasting

2019 – present: Host and produce for Writing the Coast: The BC and Yukon Book Prizes Podcast.

2013-2014: Freelance contributor to All Points West, CBC Radio Victoria

2010: Associate producer for On the Island, CBC Radio Victoria

2010: Associate producer for BC Almanac, CBC Radio Vancouver

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