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I’ve been thinking recently about the difference between a blog and an essay – trying to come up with something to call the latter, when it appears on-line. I shared this with my far more techno-savvy daughter, who immediately produced…


Yo, YA?

Last weekend at the Writer’s Guild of Alberta’s AGM and Gala I had the privilege of presenting the R. Ross Annett Award for Children’s Literature to Cathy Ostlere for her novel, Karma. Like Pamela Porter’s GG 2005 winner, The Crazy…



Redesigning a website, I’ve discovered, is kind of like redecorating your bedroom. It makes you think more than you want to about what to throw out and what to keep. When you’ve done that, there’s colour, which is to me…