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Readers are at the heart

Readers are at the heart of my writing. I love to hear from them, what they're reading, and why they continue to read. Many people start out reading as children. For other people reading becomes part of their life when they're caring for their own children, or reading...

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Mystery!

Mystery!

The story behind Remembering You is one of those situations that cannot be explained.This book was written in 2008, five years before my husband died of ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. And here's the mystery. My husband was healthy in 2008, no hint of...

My Life With Cats

My Life With Cats

Jethro and Sully came into my life seven years ago. My daughter and granddaughter came home and announced that I needed a cat. My husband had died of ALS the year before and I was learning to live on my own, a challenging experience shaped by loss and grief. ...

A peek into the world of writing

A peek into the world of writing

This blog is a special one for me. As a writer of over twenty years and a published author for thirteen years, I have met many writers whose goal has been to be published. When I was Writer in Residence at Vancouver Public Library in 2018, I met many wonderful writers...