My name is Sonia
I was born in
Chatham, Ontario, Canada in 1937. My mother, an American, was a
housewife. My father would soon be going off for his 2nd war (WWII)
as a bombing and gunnery instructor. He was in the R.A.F. in WWI,
joining up when he was 15 years old.
I lived in Chatham
from my year of birth until 1957. Thereafter I lived for, 8 months
in Atikameg, Alberta on a Cree Indian Reservation where my husband
was teaching. We moved to Detroit, Michigan for a year (He was an
After that I
lived in the Lower East Side of New York City for 13 years before
moving back to Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 1972 where I currently
I worked for 13 years for the Canadian Federal government, ending
up my career there as a self-trained webmaster.
Currently, I am retired but I keep busy with private
clients for websites and guest spots as the "Blues Mama"
on Danny Marks' Bluz.fm
on jazz.fm in Toronto. I have a popular Links site at http://www.soniabrock.ca
and a cloth art doll site at The
Story of my Dolls.
These autobiographical Podcasts are for family, friends and perfect
strangers, and they are turning gradually into a book.