Sid Marty's work has been published in periodicals including Equinox, Canadian Geographic, Reader's Digest, Canadian Business, and National Geographic Traveler. His prose and poetry have been included in a number of literary periodicals and anthologies and his books about life in the mountains and foothills of Canada's west have been consistent bestsellers. Sid Marty lives and writes in the foothills of southwestern Alberta.
"This is a tour-de-force...with something vital to tell the myopic
city dweller about what is happening to him in the Age of the
"Marty is a magnificent storyteller. Like a bush-camp cook, he
throws everything into the pot - high adventure-comedy, tragedy,
even the lyric adjective...[His writing is] full-bodied and strong,
warm and sensitive, angry and alive."