Sailing & Maritime History

Selected Publications:


"Preserving Maritime Heritage in the Salish Sea," Cruising World (April 2021).


First Prize, "Special Places" Writing Contest, SisterShip Press - "An Island Called Hope" (December 2020).


"Five Easy Places: Island Gems of the South Sound," 48° North (July 2020).


"Sailing Into a Pandemic," Sailing Magazine (June 2020).

"Where the Birds Are," Cruising World (March 2020).


“The Anxious Mariner” appeared in the book Facing Fear Head On: True Stories from Women on the Water (e-publication and print):  (2019)

"The Volunteer Experience - Toliva Shoal Race." Pacific Yachting (September/October 2008). 

"Mermaids, the Pacific Fisherman, and the 'Romance of Salmon.'"  Environmental History 10 (July 2005):532-537.

"Cruising with Friends in the South Sound." 48 Degrees North (March 2005).

“Sport Fishing on the Columbia River.” Pacific Northwest Quarterly (Winter 1995‑1996):5‑15.

“Salmon, Science, and Politics: Writing History for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.” The Public Historian (Fall 1995):17‑28.


freelance writing

event and tour planning
tour leading

historic site interpretation

historic preservation

architectural history

project management

grant writing

archival research


oral history


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