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Dorothyanne Brown
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Attends Humber College School for Writers
Lives in Dartmouth, NS
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Fantastic description of life aw we are: http://multiplesclerosis.net/living-with-ms/great-pretender/
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Sharing this on google because the cognitive dissonance makes me dizzy - whee!
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great tune...
Brilliant comedian. Playwright. Contributor to The New Yorker. And now songwriter for hymn-deprived atheists. Steve Martin – who comes into focus within 10 seconds – performs here with the Steep Canyon Rangers at Merlefest 2010...
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love this!
What the physiological effects of space flight have to do with the art of courtship and the Oedipus complex. Inimitable mid-century illus
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Interesting findings! I've always found my balance is significantly better if I've been using my balance board...
A balance board accessory for a popular video game console can help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) reduce their risk of accidental falls, according to new research. Magnetic resonance imaging scans showed that use of the Nintendo Wii Balance Board system appears to induce favorable changes in brain connections associated with balance and movement.
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The Pros and Cons of coffee: http://to.ehow.com/H3MwNP. Just remember--everything in moderation.
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Blogging from ECTRIMS, MS research world conference
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interesting article. Comments?
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I write fiction, poetry, YA, non-fiction.
Skills
I play the ukulele, hook rugs, volunteer and advise on health care policy and issues
Employment
  • Self-employed
    writer, present
  • Capital Health
    Volunteer, 2012 - 2014
    Volunteer Facilitator for "Your Way to Wellness", a chronic disease self-management program based on that created by Stanford University - currently on leave
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Currently
Dartmouth, NS
Previously
Winchester, MA - Ottawa, ON - Shilo, Mb - Leavenworth, KS - Bellevue, WA - Kingston, ON - London, UK - Lahr, West Germany - Annapolis Royal, NS
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Introduction
Grew up in Winchester, Mass. Went to University of Washington for a year, then transferred to Queen's Nursing in Kingston, ON. Degrees from the London School of Economics and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Retired from nursing due to MS, now writing and living in Dartmouth Nova Scotia, a.k.a. paradise....
Bragging rights
Three wonderful grown up kids, and a very fluffy cat
Education
  • Humber College School for Writers
    Writing Fiction, 5 - present
    Writing fiction
  • Gotham Writers School
    Creative Writing, 2009 - 2014
    Certificate in Creative writing
  • Queen's University Kingston
    Nursing, 1977 - 1981
  • London School of Economics
    Social Policy and Planning, 1983 - 84
    Master's: focus Health policy and Planning
  • London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
    Epidemiology, 1999 - 2003
    Diploma in Epidemiology
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Gender
Female
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former married name: Last