Monthly Archives: December 2011

It’s the Bieb – Justin Bieber

SShh, don’t tell the young girls but tonight is my night with Justin Bieber. I watched him on e-Talk and watched him grow up in that thirty minutes.  From a little kid to a mature young man (if any seventeen … Continue reading

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Christmas Music and a Present

I love Calvin and Hobbes.  Always have.  Always will.  Something about his attitude and point of view that grabs me.    He says and does the things I’d sometimes like to do but being a goody goody I have never … Continue reading

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Sites I’m Visiting and Enjoying

I’ve seen posts by bloggers on email loops and Twitter or Facebook, but generally have paid little attention to them (hangs head in shame).  It seemed to be a lot of information about writing, or personal journals, or recipes.  <shrugs>  … Continue reading

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The Most Amazing, Extraordinary, Unusual Day

It was that kind of day.  Truly earth shattering. I got ‘my’ letter.  The letter.  The one from the Canadian Federal Government that says I have been approved to receive my Canada Pension Plan starting in January.  (For my American friends, this is … Continue reading

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You Aren’t Imagining It: Life is Speeding Up

My employer had a wonderful workshop last week on collaboration and communication, specifically in a work environment that includes all four generational groups:  Pre-boomers:  born before 1945 Boomers 1946 – 1967 Generation X born 1968 – 1984 Generation Y born … Continue reading

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Time Management Failure

I have almost decided to self-publish my books through Amazon and other electronic media.  In preparation for that, I’m taking Kristen Lamb’s course “We Are Not Alone”. See her blog here    As a result, I am trying to build a … Continue reading

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What Happens When You Bring 20+ Writers Together?

Magic! The Calgary Chapter of RWA ( is a small but active group of romance writers who have the stated purpose of helping its members establish and build careers as romance writers.  They are the most supportive group of women … Continue reading

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Bandit Creek Books – a Life Changing Opportunity

Not many of us get the chance to change our lives through the generosity and action of others.  I’m one of those few. After the Annual General Meeting of my writing chapter last June, a group of writers were sitting … Continue reading

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Book Lovers’ Buffet: Big Book Sale

Think of an all you can read buffet – a readers delight where there’s something for everyone. Interested?  then go to At the Book Lovers Buffet – you’ll find a plethora (don’t you love that word) of all kinds of … Continue reading

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