Halloween treat

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You can find story strands, a sea devil and a ship made out of bones in The Story of the Maggie Grace. A scary Halloween treat (or is that trick?) …

Write your memoir!

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Learn how to craft your memoir through writing exercises and thought-provoking questions with me. Wednesday, Feb. 6 until March 13. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Metro Continuing Education Lillian Osborne School: …

What’s next

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I tell the writers I work with, that they shouldn’t shy away from writing the “tough stuff.” So I’m taking my own advice. Ten years ago this month, something happened that changed my world.

Soapy memoirs

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Go online or visit your local bookstore and you’ll find a variety of memoirs. The genre is on the rise and we’ve seen many stories, such as Cheryl Strayed’s Wild, hit …

Apple of my eye

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For the past several months, I’ve been giving writing workshops to children. Every Sunday afternoon, students in Grades 4, 5 and 6 learn about formatting essays, figurative language and other …