Bronwyn Preece is a writer and improvisational performance artist. She is author of the children's books Gulf Islands Alphabet and the upcoming Off-the-Grid Kid, and the pioneer of earthBODYment: an eco-somatic exploratory approach to immersion with our surrounding world. Bronwyn holds a MA and BFA in Applied Theatre and is currently pursuing a PhD. She performs and gives workshops internationally. She lives in a land cooperative in the Gulf Islands of British Columbia that she helped to establish in 2000.