Post-Blitz Blog & How-To (If you’re so inspired!)
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Post-Blitz Blog & How-To (If you’re so inspired!)

Ah, the writing blitz. Everyone…. IT WAS incredible difficult freeing quiet necessary exhausting important numbing peaceful Here’s how I made it happen. SCHEDULING & CHILDCARE I had a conversation with the hubby about the possibility of me taking a weekend (or two days and one sleep) ‘away’ so I could work on revisions for my … Continue reading

The Gift of Revision Blitz
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The Gift of Revision Blitz

 As my hiatus continues, I’ve been reading and writing probably triple the amount that I’ve done in the past year. I’m reading books that have been on my shelf for years and experiencing the bliss of ‘timing’ when taking in their stories. Some books I’d started reading previously but couldn’t get into them. Now, I’m diving … Continue reading

Back to it – #TheGuesser #Hangman
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Back to it – #TheGuesser #Hangman

I’m reverting. Reverting back to writing because I love it. Because it makes me feel alive. Because I have a story to tell. I kinda lost this soul-connection over the last year. I wrote a lot in 2016 – indeed! I feel proud of the writing, but there was always gobbledeegoop mixed up in the ‘where’. In … Continue reading

BOOK TOUR RE-CAP – BOOKAPALOOZA IN WHITBY!
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BOOK TOUR RE-CAP – BOOKAPALOOZA IN WHITBY!

BOOK TOUR RE-CAP – WHITBY, ONTARIO – BOOKAPALOOZA – NOVEMBER 19, 2016 Organized by the Writers Community of Durham Region (WCDR), Bookapalooza book fair was held at the Durham College Centre for Food on Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 10am – 3pm. Writers from the Durham region, and some from farther away (like me!) gathered … Continue reading

How-To Poetry Workshop Tomorrow! 7pm Budimir Library!
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How-To Poetry Workshop Tomorrow! 7pm Budimir Library!

Tomorrow night I’ll be leading a poetry workshop at Budimir library in South Windsor. From 7pm – 8:30pm I’ll be (hopefully!) inspiring and engaging you with my mad poetry skills – sharing tips on how to make poetry an everyday part of your life! Here’s the Facebook event page: Click here! Please call the library … Continue reading

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You’ve Got A Great Brain

Not sure if it’s the consistently inconsistent weather…or the fact that I’m turning 38 at the end of the month…or the fact that the writing part of my new book of poetry is complete…but I’m feeling unable to quiet my mind. Like, at all. It’s the worst when I’m doing daily things like driving my car … Continue reading