Marilyn is an award-winning local writer who has published three collections of poetry, and whose work has been widely published in Canadian literary anthologies. Most recently, she helped create an impressive multimedia project – Honour Songs – paying tribute to Aboriginal women during the Edmonton Poetry Festival.
Helen Forrester was the pen name of June Bhatia (née Huband). She was the author of more than 15 books, including “Twopence to Cross the Mersey,” which was turned into a musical. She passed away in 2011.