Berardi, Deirdre

Deirdre McCabe–Berardi was born in New York City and spent most of her childhood in upper Michigan. She is a teacher and lives with her husband, Dan, along with her sons David and Daniel, in Arnprior, Ontario. A place where bicycles and horses and buggies are the only...

Blanchard, L.M

L.M. Blanchard has studied different forms of meditation for the past twenty years and has been active in spiritual exploration ever since his early childhood. While in Hawaii in 2012, he was initiated as a Deeksha Facilitator (Oneness Blessing Giver) by Lindsay...

Bouma, Tim

Tim Bouma grew up in the village of Leith, Ontario, the village of Tom Thomson’s childhood. He lives in Ottawa, Ontario, is married with three wonderful boys and is employed as a federal public servant. Since 2011, Tim has been the man behind the Twitter account and...

Bourgeois-Doyle, Dick

Dick Bourgeois–Doyle has contributed to many books, articles, TV features, and radio programs on the history of science and creativity in Canada. His biographies of inventive and heroic Canadians have been dubbed “fascinating and inspiring . . . thorough and engaging”...

Bramburger, Jamie

Jamie Bramburger has been involved in media and public relations for more than 30 years.  After graduating from a Broadcast Journalism program at Canadore College in North Bay in 1986, Jamie had a successful 13-year broadcasting career in radio and television, mostly...

Byers, William R.

WILLIAM ROBERT BYERS was born on September 20, 1946, at the Smiths’ Hospital in Hawkesbury, Ontario, the only son of Charles (Carol) E. Byers and Marion Allen. Two much older sisters, Ruth and Mary, and a younger sister, Anne, completed the family. Fenham was their...

Campbell, Judith M.

Educated in public health nursing and business management, Judith has had thirty years’ experience in community and occupational health nursing, serving in both grass-roots and management positions. As assistant director of the Ottawa–Carleton Home Care Program from...

Campbell, Wayne

Wayne Campbell began as a biochemist but spent most of his career as a science writer, first as a journalist (Globe & Mail, Maclean’s, New Scientist), then as an editor/writer for Canadian universities, research hospitals and government. His literary heroes are...

Collins (Vlasblom), Jane

Jane Vlasblom Collins holds an honours degree in Business Administration and a professional designation as a Chartered Accountant. She has experience as a manager, business owner, and teacher. As an entrepreneur, she has provided professional development courses and...

Connelly, Brent A.

Brent Connelly was raised in the lower Ottawa Valley town of Brownsburg, Quebec.  In 1961, he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry from the University of New Brunswick and went on to enjoy a four-decade career working in the forests of Ontario’s two...

Cook, Mary

A celebrated storyteller, Mary Cook has been delighting Canadian audiences for years with her remembrances of growing up on the family farm during the bittersweet years of the 1930s. Mary Cook has received seven Actra awards for excellence in broadcast journalism...

Baun, Bobby (with Anne Logan)

Bobby Baun, busy with signings, card shows, and speaking engagements, also volunteers with the Bob Rumball Centre for the Hearing Impaired and helps raise money for spinal cord injury and cancer research. He lives near Pickering, Ontario. Anne Logan is the author of...

Arora, M.D., Sundar S.

Sunder S. Arora (Vyasa), M.D., is an adult and child psychiatrist, an interfaith minister, yoga teacher, family man, and inspiring spiritual teacher. In Ushering in Heaven, he combines the wisdom of yoga, metaphysics, quantum physics, psychology, and practical wisdom...

Anderman, Robbie

Robbie Anderman has had an intimate working relationship with Trees for several decades, as orchardist, nurseryperson, Tree pruner, luthier, woodwind musician, off-grid forest homesteader, sustainable Tree harvester, and Tree herbalist using Tree medicine for himself...

Bartsiokas, Tom

Bartsiokas, TomTom Bartsiokas works as a professor at Seneca. He lives in Toronto with his wife, Christine, and their daughters Angelina, Deanna and Elena.