Published Work

Examples of my published writing include,

The Past and Future Forest“, Queen’s Quarterly, Fall 2019.

“The short shelf of Canadian opera singer biographies,” Opera Canada, Spring 2019.

A Historian’s Quest to Recover a Shared Moment in History,” Queen’s Quarterly, Spring 2019.

The Canadian Nightingale: Bertha Crawford and the Dream of the Prima DonnaVictoria, CA: FriesenPress. (2017) ISBN 978-1-525517-41-9

1907: Metcalfe Wins the Cup. Vernon, ON: Township Museum. (2017). (ISBN 978-1-927333-00-6)

Private Sully Goes to War: An Eastern Ontario Boy Writes to His Girl From the Trenches in World War One. Vernon, ON: Osgoode Township Museum. (2014) ISBN 978-1-895638-99-8

Bertha Crawford, ‘The Canadian Nightingale’: Re-constructing the Life of a Forgotten Canadian Singer,” Canadian Antique Phonograph Society (CAPS) Newsletter, November 2013.

Embroidering History: An Englishwoman’s Experience as a Humanitarian Aid Volunteer in Post-War Poland, 1924-1925. Derby, UK: DB Publishing/JMD Media. (2011) ISBN-10: 1-78091-143-2, ISBN-13: 978-1-78091-143-4

Tajikistan: a travelogue. To the Pamirs and back: rolling dispatches from Tajikistan. Derby, UK: JMD Media. (2012) ISBN 978-1-78156-003-4

Ukraine: a travelogue. Changing times in Odessa, Ukraine: dispatches from an ‘economy in transition’. Derby, UK: JMD Media. (2012) ISBN 978-1-78156-034-1

“The Concert Party Tour: Bringing entertainment to Alberta communities 100 years ago,” Alberta History, 60(2) 11-16. (2012)

A Historical Tour of Turn of the Century Metcalfe, Ontario. Metcalfe, ON: Metcalfe Women’s Institute/Osgoode Township Historical Society. (1996) ISBN 0-9680882-0-1