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My TedX Talk – What You See & What Was Really Happening OR How NOT to do a TEDx

  So, I super hyped up the fact that I was doing a TedX - that is, an independently organized TED talk. I hyped it up because it was something I'd dreamed of doing. I'd hoped that one day I would have the opportunity to step on the red circle carpet with a huge screen… Continue reading My TedX Talk – What You See & What Was Really Happening OR How NOT to do a TEDx

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Vulnerability and Journal Writing…and TedX info

I'm over at the League of Canadian Poets today, having written about vulnerability on my blog 'The Writing Parent'. In this blog, I open up about my experience on my book tour...and what happened to me. Thank you to the League for continuing to give me the space to blog about being a parent and… Continue reading Vulnerability and Journal Writing…and TedX info

On Writing

My TedX Is Coming! The Original Stories! Don’t Miss It!

What is TED? TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100… Continue reading My TedX Is Coming! The Original Stories! Don’t Miss It!

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Mighty Catch-Up – Floods, Books, Clowns, TEDx

I don't know if you can see it in the photo, but the skin on the palm of my right hand is peeling. Like I'm some sort of shedding reptile. Weeeelllll. I just might be. With the seasonal change in weather and worry, so too comes a seasonal change to my skin, it seems. My hands… Continue reading Mighty Catch-Up – Floods, Books, Clowns, TEDx