When in her twenties, she discovered that she was Métis. Her historical novel, Song of Batoche is a love letter to her extended relations of Batoche Métis, women with secrets, and to Louis Riel and Gabriel Dumont, whom she considers two of the most fascinating men to ever wage war together.
Maia is a citizen of the Métis Nation of Ontario. She lives in Toronto with two fierce pugs.
Métis Voyageur (Métis Nation of Ontario)
Short Story Publications: Journals
Random Acts of Nature, The Dalhousie Review (Issue 94.3 Summer 2014)
Use of the Word Love, The Nashwaak Review (Volume 32-33)
Battle Scars, Women Awakening (Edited by Diane DeBella, Wild Ginger Press 2014)
36 Arguments for the Existence of God Skeptic Magazine 2010