Love Minus Zero Review

I’m grateful to Carrie Mumford, who reviewed Love Minus Zero at her blog. Getting press is one of the biggest challenges for most authors, and most of us really love it when you talk about our books. Thanks again, Carrie!

Freshwater Pearls; Banff; Writing in the Works 5

Thanks again to the Writers Guild of Alberta and Shelf Life Books for hosting my talk on The Writing Life last Wednesday night. And thanks to everyone who came out for the event! I had fun talking about my journey so far as a writer and fielding some pretty challenging questions. It was also fun to decamp […]

The Writing Life, etc.

Had a great time at Brian Brennan’s launch last week — it was a very warm and musical evening. Also had a great time at Naomi Lewis’ launch of her residency at Calgary Public Library. She’ll be doing programs and manuscript consultations at Memorial Park Library for the next three months — check the information […]

Fall season begins

Back from a couple of weeks on Vancouver Island, which always refreshes me. It takes me a while to drop out of Calgary mode and get into Island mode, but by the time we come back I always feel different. And as they say, different is good. So as usual, the fall literary season is […]