She lives and works in Ladner, in a houseful of boys, and is currently at work on a middle-grade mystery novel set in one of the nearby floathome communities on the Fraser River.
She teaches Writing For Children and Young Adults in the MFA program at the University of British Columbia.
Learn more at: Samantha Haywood Mariama Ahmed is a writer and freelance content marketer based in Toronto, Ontario.
Her writings and interviews have been featured on CBC’s Fresh Air and Life Rattle Press.
Airton focuses on enabling individuals and institutions to welcome gender and sexual diversity in everyday life.