Category Archives: Writing

Author Reading at Ten Stories High

Canadian Authors Association is a national association for writers of every kind, for those actively seeking to become writers and for those who want to support writers. The Niagara Branch of the Canadian Authors Association held its “Ten Stories High” … Continue reading

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Revisiting That Warrior Spirit

The other day my buddy Matt came by to help me with a few things in my apartment. He noticed my book That Warrior Spirit on display in my living room, and I gave him a copy. A few days … Continue reading

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Canada Day teaser

With the end of June comes the completion of my term as Toastmasters District 86 Public Relations Officer. With the beginning of July comes the start of my new term as President of Garden City Toastmasters. The District is currently … Continue reading

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Paucisyllabism

Today’s writing prompt at Daily Post is No, Thank You. If you could permanently ban a word from general usage, which one would it be? Why? I’ve developed a dislike for use of the word “utilize” instead of its shorter … Continue reading

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MiniWriMo: Day 1

After my first shot at the NaNoWriMo last fall I had the idea to do a MiniWriMo as a follow up. I just did a google on the term MiniWriMo. What turned up was a bunch of hits on NaNoWriMo … Continue reading

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Impromptu prompting

I’ve come to the conclusion that I don’t generally do well with writing prompts. I googled a few, to see if I’d find one that I would be inspired to write about. Here’s one I found – “if I were … Continue reading

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Woman wears wedding dress around the world in stunning photo series – TODAY.com

When I went to Machu Pichu, Peru in August 2011 as part of a fund raiser for Joints In Motion, two of the people that were part of our entourage were the husband and wife team Jeff and Jennifer Salvage. … Continue reading

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