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A lovely, uplifting read for a Sunday morning.
It happened. A heckler. At my first solo book reading.
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If you're going to be in Halifax on Thursday, February 16, this will be the hottest ticket in town. Proceeds to support cancer treatments for Marilou, my youngest sister. Live band, door prizes and a live auction that will knock your socks off!I
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The Giving and Taking. Posted by Richard on November 17, 2011. “The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.” Emerson believed that, but most Nova Scotians would disagree. Here, all life begins and ends wi...
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True Confessions. Posted by Richard on November 12, 2011. Pain is a great leveler. I write that to explain why I had an unexpected reaction last year when I learned that doctors had misdiagnosed my ne...
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The wisdom of children.
Prince Charming. Posted by Richard on October 25, 2011. She called me Prince Charming. Who really understands why kids think the way they do? Kristina had just landed a job as a governess for a precoc...
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A gorgeous, important essay on subtle racism in America.
When you hide an entire group of women behind lazy, monolithic, and often inaccurate clichés, you impede the understanding and respect that come when people from different backgrounds get to know one another.
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A few hours after my operation, I wept. Yes, I was a simmering kettle of emotion. My neurosurgeon had recently informed me that my pituitary adenoma was massive, much bigger than expected, but he quic...
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Keep strong and recover quickly!
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The fingers must be educated. The thumb is born knowing. ~MC
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I thought it was the "all knowing finger".
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'Tis the season of holly, mistletoe, and ho ho ho.
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Jolly Postman Literary Address Contest. Posted by Richard on November 16, 2011. I do love a good competition, but most run in similar directions; that's not my style. So I've been pondering so...
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Thanks so much. Much love! Your a brave mom! 
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Two hundred and fifty manuscript pages before me, marked with red ink. I hope it's better when I'm finished.
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Editing...can be so depressing when I start, but I generally feel so much better when done!
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Freelance Writer, Aspiring YA Novelist
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    Freelance Writer, Aspiring YA Novelist, present
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I'm trying to move the good parts closer together.
Introduction
I'm a writer & environmental activist with a late middle-grade adventure novel now being queried. The Sorting Hat would toss me in Ravenclaw or Gryffindor.
Education
  • University of King's College
    Journalism, 1989 - 1990
  • Dalhousie University
    Biology, 1977 - 1981