Maren has written stories for children and adults. In 2009 she was commissioned to write a story for BBC Radio 3. The result was “Love Song to the Rocks” – an ode to love and the landscape of Emoyeni. Her first novel, ‘Shooting Snakes’, was published by Modjaji Press in 2012. A second one is currently looking for a home. Recently she has discovered the pleasure of poetry and is working on an anthology. Maren makes her living by writing.