Broken Keys Publishing & Press is proud yet another expansion to our already incredible lineup of local literary giants!
Ottawa is rich with literary talents and it's truly our honour to welcome Sharleen McCorrister!
Ms. McCorrister is an independent educational consultant working in both the public and private sector of the Ontario Education System since 2019. She has been involved in Early Childhood Education since 1985 and has been a dedicated Montessori Casa Directress for the past 26 yrs.
Volunteer work is very much a core aspect of her life. Having worked as a volunteer since a young teenager; she has served two local hospitals on the geriatric wards, worked in home care for the elderly and is completing her Death Doula Training with the Home Hospice Association. She is a volunteer at the Ruddy Shenkman Hospice in Kanata.
She has published a book of children’s poetry, The Tao of Fey, and has had a poem featured in the Award-winning Faces of Ottawa Book of the Year 2022 anthology of Ottawa poets, Love & Catastrophe Poetre.
She is currently working on the publication of her next book of poetry,A Time for all Seasons, the first of a series of poetry collections. Following title might include The Death Whisperer, and The Gospel of the Wildwood, as well as the re-publication of the children's book, The Tao of Fey under the imprint of Broken Keys Publishing – KIDS!
She enjoys gardening, travelling the world, reading and is an avid baker. Ms. McCorrister resides in the Ottawa area.