Monthly Archives: April 2014

In Praise of Indie Book Stores…

Here’s a sight dear to my heart and one I never imagined I’d see: All three of my books on the shelf at Abraxas Books here on Denman Island. I took this photo after the third book came out and … Continue reading

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On the Topic of Poor Planning…

When I started writing about Emelynn Taylor and her Gift, I had no idea so many people would love her as much as I do. It’s such a thrill for me to learn that readers want to know if there … Continue reading

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E-ink or Paper?

This discussion comes up more often now that I have books for sale in both formats. For me, it’s not an either/or dilemma. I love my paper books. I love the way they smell, the heft of them, the feel … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Windfall

We recently took a road trip to Naramata to visit friends and join in a birthday celebration. We’d been planning the trip for weeks, so the details were well organized: ferry schedules consulted, route mapped out, and hotels booked. On … Continue reading

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