Peggy Herring is the author of two novels: Anna, Like Thunder and This Innocent Corner. Her essays and short fiction have appeared in literary journals such as Grain, The Antigonish Review, Prism International and others. Prior to turning to fiction, she worked in international development in Bangladesh and Nepal, and spent another six years living in India. Prior to that, she was a journalist with CBC Radio in British Columbia and Newfoundland.
She has recently been writer-in-residence at Hypatia-in-the-Woods in Shelton, Washington. She is also a professional editor working mostly in the social sciences.
She lives in Victoria, BC, where she likes to get dirty in her much-too-big garden and on west coast hiking trails.
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