Judith Docken – Biographies – MOTHER EARTH NEWS

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Judith Docken, Alberta Urban Homesteader and Garden Writer

Name: Judith Docken

Occupation: Freelance writer, author, blogger

Place of Residence: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Background and Personal History: Judith is a freelance writer, author and blogger. She has published gardening articles in SF Gate and Modern Mom online magazines and was published in an anthology of Canadian short stories called That Golden Summer by Polar Expressions Publishing.

Judith is also a contributing writer and photographer for her community newsletter, The Bowest’ner. She livse in Calgary, Alberta, in Canada, with two of her three sons, two black cats and many plants.

Current Projects: Judith is building her backyard into an urban homestead and organic garden, writing her second novel, and learning how to grow asparagus and celery (because she’s already mastered tomatoes, lettuce, and potatoes).

Other Fun Facts: Judith grew up a missionary’s daughter and lived all over the world, including the Philippines and Australia. She’s a fan of classical music, science fiction, history, anthropology, all the sciences, and wanted to be a veterinarian when she grew up.

Judith also has interests in writing and gardening and loves to draw and paint, play the piano, and sing. She loves to teach children to read, draw, and grow plants.

More Places to Find Judith on the Web:




Gardens That Feed Us blog

Gardens That Feed Us Facebook Page