Anita Birt at Victoria Harbour in B.C.

Anita Birt at Victoria Harbour in B.C.

Anita lives on southern Vancouver Island and enjoys taking long walks along the coastal path overlooking Juan de Fuca Strait. Her ancient Africa Violet is alive and well. Anita praises her plant when it blooms. Encouragement keeps plants and people happy.

The writing gene is in Anita’s blood. Her mother, Elsie Bell Gardner, wrote adventure stories for girls. Although The Maxie Books are out of print they can be tracked down at ABE Books.