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My Book!

My Book!

As many of you know, last year I set myself the goal of finishing the YA novel I was writing. I met my goal back in May, then spent a couple months working on revisions, took a deep breath and submitted it for publication. Well, it is with over-the-moon excitement that I can now tell you it … Continue reading

Getting ‘er Done: Writing Goal Check-In

Getting ‘er Done: Writing Goal Check-In

Miss me? I know, I know… It’s been a while since my last post. But that’s because I’ve been writing! I’m working on a YA time-slip novel revolving around an old hotel from my hometown and at the beginning of the year I made up my mind to hunker down and get ‘er done. So I … Continue reading

Get ‘er Done! My New Year’s Non-Resolution

Get ‘er Done! My New Year’s Non-Resolution

I am not usually one for New Year’s resolutions. While everyone is sitting around sharing their resolutions for the year ahead, my goal is simple (and, yes, vague): have a better year than last year. Not a bad goal, right? But it’s not a concrete goal either. Maybe it’s all those years of elementary school … Continue reading

Catch of the Day: A Short Story

Catch of the Day: A Short Story

This past September I had the pleasure of reading a short story I wrote at the Eden Mills Writers’ Festival as part of their Fringe reading. This is that story. Enjoy! Catch of the Day Da always said you could tell a lot about a man by the kind of boat he did his fishing … Continue reading

Bookish Notions Turns 2!

Bookish Notions Turns 2!

Happy Blogoversary to me! *sing-song voice* Yep, two years ago today I posted my first-ever blog post. Last year, to celebrate I took a walk down memory lane and looked at the books and people who encouraged my love of reading. Then Boyfriend surprised me with this delicious treat: A lot has happened since that … Continue reading

Top Ten Tuesday: Things I’m Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday: Things I’m Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Being from Canada, I feel a little behind the times with this post topic as our Thanksgiving was a month ago, but hey, who says you can’t celebrate twice? (Please tell me I get another turkey dinner *fingers crossed*) For this … Continue reading