Shelley Banks is a poet, editor, journalist, fiction writer, corporate writer, blogger and photographer.
She holds an MFA in Creative Writing and an MA in Journalism, and her work has appeared in leading literary magazines, as well as in newspapers and trade, consumer and corporate publications across Canada.
In addition to her extensive newspaper writing and editing experience, Shelley worked for more than 15 years in senior corporate communications roles, developing and managing strategies, websites, newsletters, brochures, marketing and other materials.
Shelley has lived in Vancouver, Montreal and Ottawa — and also in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands — and is now based in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. (She’s also a fourth generation Saskatchewan resident… which may seem odd, given the rest of her bio, but so life goes…)
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada