Who is Max Juby?
Max Juby was born in 1931 on a Quebec farm and is a graduate of McGill University. In his professional life he has been a gold prospector and geophysicist and explored, traveled, and lived in many small towns (and in the bush) across Canada working mostly for mining entrepreneur Pat Sheridan, Sr. At 37, Max married an Italian widow in Red Lake who had three children and they had one more together. They travelled and lived in many places in Canada, the US and Europe with Max’s work and are now retired in Montreal. In 1979, Max discovered his writing bug and has written over 800 poems, some published on Poetry.com and some compiled in 12 books, and has written and sung over180 songs (and some jingles). Today, he is 89 years old and still prolifically producing new works.