Memoir + wine

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A sunny vineyard, a glass of wine…and your laptop.   Wine and writing go together. There’s even scientific proof! In 2017, a group of researchers found alcohol improved creativity. Would …

Dirt road Storrys

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A dirt road brings me home. A dirt road brings me to where I grew up in Nova Scotia in the Gaspereau Valley. This dirt road is made of mud …

Medalta on my mind

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“Are those Medalta?” asked a woman, stopping to look at my find.
“Yes,” I said.
“Wow. You scored big.”

Nice to meet you

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Through time, names in stories fade. The people become stick figures in the tales we tell, their identities stripped.

Stories to lead you home

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When I first met Connie Genilo in Calgary a few years ago, she was dreaming about putting her story into print. Well, she’s done it and has published her memoir. …

Us vs them vs them

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Stereotypes prevail and it’s hard to see past the generational stereotypes when we’re pitted against each other.

No name women

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The stories of women and other cultures and minorities are often lost to history. Claim your place.