Born in Winnipeg, Canada, grew up in Vancouver, Canada. In 1973,
moved with husband and daughters to a Kibbutz in the Jezreal Valley of
Israel where we lived for 25 years. In the same valley, now live in a community
built into the Gilboa mountains.
Education: Education Diploma – University of Manitoba, Canada
B.A. in literature and linguistics, University of Haifa, Israel
Member of the Israeli Association of Authors.
Prizes – poetry, play, fiction: selected listing:
B.B.C. Radio Play Contest – short listed, 1993
Reuben Rose International Poetry Contest: 2nd prize
1995, 3rd prize 1999
Hon. Mention, 1994, 1966 x 2, 1999 x 2
Taproot Poetry contest: 2nd prize 1996, 1999;
Hon. Mention ?1998
Canadian Writers’ Journal Contest: 2nd prize, 1998
Kimera Fiction Competition: Honorable Mention 1999
Publications – poetry and prose, selected listing:
London Magazine(England), Parchment (Canada)
Women’s Studies Quarterly (CUNY, New York)
The Jerusalem Review and The Tel Aviv Review (Israel)
Gaspereau Review (Canada), ARC (Israel), Voices (Israel) Taproot Literary
Pending publication: poetry/short fiction: Aftertaste (Canadian
Editor of Kibbutz Trends (quarterly of contemporary issues)
Translator, text writer.