I am a Seattle-based freelance writer and professional garden designer.
A member of the Garden Writers Association, my areas of expertise include gardening and environmental issues. My articles have appeared in West Sound Home & Garden magazine, The Seattle Times, Northwest Home + Garden, Northwest Garden News and The East King Trailhead. See below for links to my published work.
I focus especially on the ways we interact with the natural world. Topics I’ve covered include organic yard care, using foliage color to create vibrant gardens with year-round interest, and wildlife-friendly gardening. On a recent trip to Italy, I explored ancient customs about foraging and growing and cooking food. There I found traditions where nature and culture have achieved balance and unity. Finding ways to live sustainably in harmony with nature is a topic of particular interest to me..
See examples of published articles below: