Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Fundraising Auctions for Brenda Novak’s 2012 Cure for Diabetes!

I’m happy to say that I am a part of two excellent auction items donated to help Brenda Novak’s annual fund-raising for a cure for diabetes. The first is the Bandit Creek Books group, and we’ve donated a copy of … Continue reading

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Election time.

It’s election time in Alberta, and today is election day. I try to keep politics off the blog, but I will say that my attention has been distracted from my usual writing and blogging due to all the articles and … Continue reading

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My Teenage (Book) Crush

Inspired by this post over at The Awl, I thought about the books I read as a teen, and which ones I had absolute crushes on, and which ones I would be embarrassed by today. Surprisingly, there wasn’t too much … Continue reading

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TAG! I’m it. (An excerpt from THE PARIS GAME.)

I was tagged by Tiffany Reisz, in a game of LUCKY SEVEN. A writer tagged in this game goes to page 77 of their WIP (work-in-progress), finds line number seven, and copies the next seven lines. My current WIP (The … Continue reading

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A little bit off the beaten track…

I’ve been enjoying a series of books, via their audiobook editions, in the last few months. Originally I wasn’t sure how much I’d like them, but now I feel like I’m addicted. I can’t get enough, though hearing the audiobook … Continue reading

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Rather quiet around here…

You’ll have to forgive the quiet around here. Life’s been catching up with me and I haven’t had much time for a break. The 30 Days of Secrets event at Bandit Creek Books has wrapped up, but I highly recommend … Continue reading

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The Unabashed Francophile Post, Part 13: Papercraft Paris

Found on boingboing, this is a fun little papercraft set to make anywhere into a miniature Paris. I used it to cheer up my cubicle at work. Now, instead of just looking out at the snow, I can look at … Continue reading

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