Mallee Stanley’s Bio
Mallee Stanley is an emerging B.C. writer who has short stories in New Beginnings (Timbercrest Publishing), several articles published in The Belcarra Barnacle (2015), and a travel blog with over one thousand posts.
Having lived overseas in Africa, Asia and Australia for over forty years, her writing has an international flavour. She has completed five historical fictions, two of which have been professionally edited. These manuscripts averaging eighty thousand words, are set in East Africa, Sri Lanka, India, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and Canada with a through line dealing with racism and patriarchy. She often writes in women’s voices and her stories are inspired by personal experiences during her travels.
Mallee attributes her enthusiasm for writing over the past twenty years to the Port Moody Writing Group she has been a part of since 2013 and hiking where she often gains inspirational writing ideas.