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IMG_0950 I’ve been spinner of yarns, watcher of whales, saver of turtles, wayfarer, shepherd. Always a writer, formerly a magazine art director, media coordinator, journalist, photographer, art farmist, and past winner of the Sutton Agricultural Fair Spelling Bee. I live in the rolling hills of Northumberland County, on a 100-acre farm in Ontario, Canada, working from Wholearth Farmstudio.

I received a CBC Literary Award, Ontario Arts Council Writer’s Reserve Grant, with work appearing in EnRoute, Mind’s Eye, The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, Canadian Women Studies Literary Journal, Watershed Magazine, Edible Toronto and various other publications listed below…

Please direct any queries on writing assignments to: montana@montanajones.com.

PUBLISHING HISTORY

PUBLISHED TRAVEL, FEATURES, FICTION,CREATIVE & LITERARY NON-FICTION include:

Watershed Magazine                                                                                                   Winter Feature—Hometown Heroes                                                                         Autumn Feature—Sentient Steward of the Orchard
Spring Feature—Meet Your Meat
Winter Feature—The Evolution of Shortbread
Autumn Feature—Heritage Harvest Feast
Summer Feature—Two Turtle Loves

Edible Toronto Magazine                                                                                              Spring Feature—A Good Egg

The Mind’s Eye: CBC Literary Award Winner
Ecuador/Book Anthology ~ The Bus To Loja

Enroute Magazine—Travel
Ecuador /Air Canada In-flight publication ~ The Bus To Loja

CBC Radio One—Toronto
Between the Covers Radio Broadcast ~ The Bus To Loja winning entry

Canadian Woman Studies Literary Journal
Women Writing 2: Ver/Visions ~ In This Moment

Western Living Magazine—Travel
Baja ~ The Wild Grey Whales of San Ignacio Lagoon

The Globe and Mail—Travel
Mexico City ~ Chapultapec Park
Kotzebue, Alaska ~ True North

The Edmonton Journal—Travel
California ~ San Diego’s Sea World

London Free Press—Travel
Florida ~ Sanibel and Captiva Islands

The Toronto Sun—Travel
Alaska ~ Majestic Mt. McKinley
Bandera, Texas ~ Cowboy Capitol of the World
Baja Gray Whale Watching ~ Hey Mom, Look at the People!
Mexico ~ Puerta Vallarta, The Best of Two Worlds
Mexico ~ Past Echoes in Mexico City
Prince Edward Island ~ Relaxed Holiday Down on the Farm

Rare Breeds Journal—Genesis
Feature on Heritage Shropshire sheep ~ A Likeable Sheep

Southlake Hospital Journal—Channels
Feature on Birthing Centre ~ A Beautiful Way to Start People

Georgina Advocate
Feature on Police Drug Detector Dog ~ The Shadow Nose
Theatre Review  ~ Land of Oz

 

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