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Archive for January, 2011

  • Follow Friday: Kathleen Winter

    I am now addicted to Kathleen Winter’s live journal “We Drank Cachaca and Smoked the Green Cheroot“. Kathleen Winter is the author of the much-acclaimed novel Annabel, and she has vowed that 2011 is the year of doing something new daily to break old habits. I am in awe of her commitment. Who hasn’t dreamed […]

  • Writer’s Words: Mark Sedore

    Mark Sedore read from his novel Snowmen in the Great Books Marquee at 12:00 in one of two Short but Sweet segments. He spoke along with Michael Lista and Iain Reid. ———————————————————————————————————————————- Reading to a tent full of book-lovers – many of whom were unfamiliar with my work – was a great experience overall.  The […]

  • Writer’s Words: Kelley Armstrong

    Kelley Armstrong read in the Remarkable Reads Tent, presented by Random House of Canada Ltd. and McClelland & Stewart, during Youth Hour. ———————————————————————————————————————————– I suspect that when I took the stage at the Remarkable Reads tent, it looked as if someone had rolled me out of bed a few minutes before, rumpled and bleary-eyed.  I […]

  • Happy New Year!

    I am very happy that I could crack open my 2011 agenda this morning. There is nothing like a new agenda. I hope you all had a fabulous holiday! Sorry for my hiatus from the blog, Twitter and Facebook but I had some time off over the holidays. Happy to be back though, and now […]