This gal is hitting the road! Figuratively, that is. Thanks to everyone who came out to Alberta Culture Days at Grande Prairie Public Library last Saturday. It was wonderful to visit and to hear so many stories from people who … Continue reading
It’s been a busy fall to say the least. Here are a couple of pictures to keep you sort of up-to-date of what I’ve been doing. (OK, so, for some reason the photos of anyone over 5 feet tall are … Continue reading
Apparently, I’m not very good at keeping up the events section. March 20 – Grande Prairie Regional College April 17 – Holy Cross School April 29 – I.V. Macklin School May 11 – Collins’ Contest Awards, GPPL May 27 – … Continue reading
At first, I thought they were hulls of sailboats, gleaming white and smooth in the morning sun. But that couldn’t be right; I was in landlocked northern Alberta. What were they? Giant pieces of sculpture? They were laid end-to-end on … Continue reading
Author visit Thursday morning, March 15 at Swanavon School, courtesy of the Cdn Authors Association’s Writers-in-the-Schools program.
School visits at Wembley Elementary and Helen E. Taylor schools yesterday were fabulous and fun (for me, at least, though I could have done without dumping my water bottle all over myself and all over the floor. There was so … Continue reading
Wembley Elementary School March 5 Swanavon School March 15
Here are some pictures of me in action, presenting at Montrose Junior High. The visit was courtesy of Caileigh Reid, who won the 2011 Martyn Godfrey Award for a funny short story she wrote. The Godfrey Award is an annual award … Continue reading