Merilyn Simonds lives and writes in the country near Kingston, Ontario. She has published books in several genres and has won awards such as the Arthur Ellis Award for Non-Fiction for The Convict Lover. In 2005, she read from The Holding, which moves between the past and present in its examination of the lives of two women who live a century apart. Merilyn also joined our round table discussion on works of Catharine Parr Traill and Susanna Moodie.
Years Participated: 2005
Author Website: http://www.merilynsimonds.com/