UNITED WAY KEYNOTE SPEECH #LITERACY! LAST DAY TO BUY TICKETS!
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UNITED WAY KEYNOTE SPEECH #LITERACY! LAST DAY TO BUY TICKETS!

Today is the last day to purchase tickets for the United Way Women Leading the Way event at which I will be the keynote speaker! I’m super excited (getting less nervous every day!) to have the opportunity to speak about my life as a writer, and how important literacy is to us all. Wednesday, May 10th! … Continue reading

I know I’m a Writer because…movie theatres, fuzziness and purpose.
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I know I’m a Writer because…movie theatres, fuzziness and purpose.

This is how I know I’m a writer: everything I think is a visualized line in a poem or a paragraph. I can see black letters on white paper in the movie theatre of my brain – telling a story. Making a point. Having an opinion. Being brave. Or funny. Or not making any sense … Continue reading

Podcast Interview for LAH – With Nancy Duffy!
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Podcast Interview for LAH – With Nancy Duffy!

I am weary…hesitant…shy (?!) to post video from my book launch. I have it…but I’m holding it close. I have to think about why I’m not quick to post it…or start a youtube channel of me performing my poetry. It’s something I think about…that people ask me about and/or suggest I do…but I just can’t…I’ll … Continue reading

LCP Parenting Blog – The Financial Reality of Being a Writer
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LCP Parenting Blog – The Financial Reality of Being a Writer

I’m over at the League of Canadian Poets with a blog about the money part of getting a new book into the world! Have a read when you’ve got some time…take me into the bathroom with you, it’s all the same to me! Happy reading! Click here to read my blog! Thanks LCP for all … Continue reading