Virginia Bliss Bjerkelund is a Maritimer, born in Amherst, Nova Scotia, educated in Fredericton, New Brunswick, followed by nearly 30 years of living in England where she married and brought up a daughter and son, now both retired. She returned to Fredericton, re-married, travelled widely, practiced Social Work, and is active in the cultural life of the city. Meadowlands is her first published book and, although 91, hopes it will not be her last.
Shortlisted: 2021 New Brunswick Nonﬁction Prize
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