We Can Work It Out? Really?

I always liked the song We Can Work it Out. It’s got a cool melody, and a good, pos­it­ive mes­sage. Right? At a super­fi­cial glance, maybe. But I dis­covered some­thing. In case you live under a rock, here is the song I am talk­ing about: Neat melody, hunh? But take a closer listen to theCon­tin­ue read­ing “We Can Work It Out? Really?”

Foraging for food, crisis or not!

Look­ing for inter­est­ing things to eat? Par­tic­u­larly veget­ables and greens… I think this is so cool. There are all kinds of plants sur­round­ing us that we can use in cook­ing! Myst has tons of pas­sion­ate plant know­ledge to share. She for­ages plants, and a loc­al hotel uses them on their menu! This site is prettyCon­tin­ue read­ing “For­aging for food, crisis or not!”

Creative Ink Fest 2017

What a fab­ulous week­end! I atten­ded so many ter­rif­ic pan­els (Writ­ing Fight Scenes, Real Life Super­wo­men), and was on a few that also went really well (Research, Beta Read­ers, Storytelling on the Fly). I was also the read­er for the Live Action Slush Pile (writers sub­mit the first page of their WiP and as ICon­tin­ue read­ing “Cre­at­ive Ink Fest 2017”

Creative Ink Festival is Looming!

This com­ing week­end, March 31 to April 2, is the Cre­at­ive Ink Fest­iv­al for Read­ers and Writers, at the Burn­aby Delta Hotel. I will be at the regis­tra­tion desk for a while on Fri­day, and then I have the fol­low­ing sched­ule for the week­end: Fri­day 6pm — Live Action Slush Pile — This is whereCon­tin­ue read­ing “Cre­at­ive Ink Fest­iv­al is Loom­ing!”

And still it snows.…

I know, I know, we don’t really have any­thing to com­plain about. But why is it always snowy when I have to go to Gord’s for rehears­al? He lives on a Steep Hill, for cry­in’ out loud! Someday the bizarre weath­er will end…won’t it? We’re play­ing the Gal­lery Bis­tro in Port Moody, March 9th fromCon­tin­ue read­ing “And still it snows.…”

10 Things I Can See From Here

1) Van Gogh cof­fee mug 2) full laun­dry bas­ket — all clean 3) a piano 4) two weep­ing angels 5) two books on writ­ing 6) The Annot­ated Alice 7) an acous­tic gui­tar 8) a Wal­lace tartan blanket 9) a pho­to­graph by Peter Taylor www.petertaylorphoto.com 10) a fire­place