B. M. Durtnall is a local Labour Historian. Born in Toronto, she has made Guelph her home since her University days. As well as writing hubs and making her living as an internet content writer, Bonnie has written several articles for the Guelph Historical Society. These appeared in their annual publication.
Her current project focuses specifically on the history of Guelph's working class It is labouringallourlive.ca - a website devoted to this topic. It features a blog on current labour matters as well as pages on working class culture, factory conditions, child labour and women's work.