Anne Louise MacDonald lives outside of Antigonish, Nova Scotia at Hug a Horse Farm with her husband and two horses. She is an teacher of natural horse and hoof care, and is currently working part time as managing the Animal and Plant Care Facility at Saint Francis Xavier University. She is an author of children's and young adult literature, as well as non-fiction books. Anne Louise has presented writing workshops for children and adults including the River John Festival Read by the Sea Festival, as well as the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Public Library.
Due to technical difficulties, the video interview with Anne Louise is unavailable. However, a fairly complete audio recording of her interview has been transcribed, and you can read the transcript of the interview [pdf] here.