Readers and lovers of writing - especially mine! I'd like to ask you to take some time...whenever you have it...so long as you're willing...to write a review of the books of mine that you've read. Since my books are on Goodreads and Amazon *dot* CA, you have the ability on both sites to write reviews.… Continue reading REVIEWS! Mama *NEEDS* your reviews!
Today's the day I sell and sign my NEW book I Am That Woman! I'm super excited to get this book into the world! As always, I'm nervous too! But the elephants haven't started stomping in my belly, only the fluttering butterflies! I'm also selling my other books: Laughing Through A Second Pregnancy and Poetry… Continue reading TODAY’S THE DAY! GIANT BOOK SALE – Including I AM THAT WOMAN!
Okay, so I've got a rather HUGE announcement to make. And it's the cause of my not posting on Saturday or Sunday. I was definitely writing on Saturday and Sunday. And editing and revising on Saturday and Sunday. I was most definitely working hard and doing my best. Am I killin' ya? Get on with… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Day 9/10 – Word Count – BIG NEWS!
Low and behold, and completely to my surprise, I've just realized that one of Canada's leading family magazines, What's UP Canada's Family Magazine, has written a review of my book, Laughing Through A Second Pregnancy. It was published in July 2011!! Right after my book came out. How did I not know?!!! Clearly the fact… Continue reading My book gets a review in a national magazine!!!
oooooo. it's gonna be a spectacular night! three women writers. there writing. them reading it. hosted by windsor's first poet laureate marty gervais. come on. it's PERFECT. i can promise you that the conversations had at this event will KNOCK YOUR SOCKS OFF. we're women. that's what we do. i'll be reading from my book...all… Continue reading Girls Night Out II – Kate Hargreaves, Melanie Janisse and Me!
Vanessa Shields, Author of 'Laughing Through A Second Pregnancy' Public13 Followers, 463 Posts, 10425 Views
I'm thrilled to announce that my article: 'What Happens Now? Life After Your First Published Book' has been published in The Writer's Union of Canada's literary magazine, Write. My article is on pages 18 and 19. Ooooo! I love how my name is in the same promo blurb as the Giller prize winnter Esi… Continue reading My article published in TWUOC magazine ‘Write’ – Winter Issue!
Tonight's the night! 1310 Grand Marais Road West 7pm - 8pm See you there!