Karen Rempel

Karen Rempel has been beading since the age of ten. She was born in Vancouver, BC and received her masters degree from Naropa University. She has published fiction, poetry, feature articles, and reviews in publications including "The Vancouver Sun, Merritt Herald, Room of One's Own", and "BC Woman Magazine". Karen currently works as a technical writer (www.karenrempel.com), teaches yoga, and operates a wilderness retreat centre near Merritt, BC Monkey Valley Retreat Centre.