author of When We Have Wings
Ten Terrifying Questions
1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled?
I was born in Vancouver and spent my early life by the sea. The most joyful part of my childhood was hiking and camping in the Rocky Mountains, watching red-tailed hawks and golden eagles fly.
My family moved to Australia when I was nine. I was the kid in class with the funny accent; I was teased but not in a nasty way. My last years in high school were at the Australian International Independent School, which was laid-back and had some interesting teachers. It doesn’t exist any more. The principal was passionate Continue reading
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