Art belongs to everyone

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For the past five years, I’ve been part of an organization called This is My City Art Society (TMC). TMC was a non-profit organization in Calgary that matched professional artists …

It’s about time

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My niece is getting a watch for Christmas. It’s on her list and my husband and I didn’t even know that when we bought the timepiece in Kalispell, Montana a …

A hero’s welcome

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I’ve been working on a memoir for a family whose father was a Calgary Highlander in the Second World War. I knew a bit about the Highlanders before this project …

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.