Storytelling. That’s what effective advertising and marketing is all about. Getting your message into the minds and hearts of an audience and inspiring,educating and compelling them to think, feel, and act.

Jerelyn won the ACTRA award for Best Television Variety Writer (Canada’s SAG equivalent) and has been honored by the NCRA for Outstanding Programming for her comedy radio show: Fireside Stories from Lake WhaddyathinkImean on 100.9 Canoe FM, now a spin-off column in Sun Media’s Haliburton Echo (3 years running). She also coordinated and copy-edited text for the Summer Guide and Winter Guide products, and writes feature stories for the Haliburton Echo and Minden Times.  Television credits include sitcom, family adventure, and the animation series: “Thundercats” and “Silverhawks.”  She has also voiced numerous characters on animation series including “Inspector Gadget,” “COPS,” and “Strawberry Shortcake,” as well as 100s of commercials and jingles.

Click on “Writing Excerpts” in the right hand column to see her work on YouTube.

Jerelyn’s novel, Vessie Flamingo Outshining the Moon, was listed #1 in Toronto Metro News Top Four Book Picks. Click on the book cover to find out more.

Maybelle’s Cure For What Ails You, a compilation of 21 short stories published in the Haliburton Echo is now available at: Click on the book cover, follow the link, and have a look inside.

Maybelle’s Fireside Stories (blog) is rich with humor about life in cottage country and the planet at large.

Request samples of published feature articles at:

Regardless of the medium it’s all about story. 

Contact Jerelyn Craden at


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