Politics and the Pen

Attended Politics and the Pen gala in Ottawa and talked with Liberal MP Terry Beech about the importance of copyright to Canadian authors and publishers.

Foreword Indies finalist

The Museum of Possibilities is a finalist in the Foreword Indies 2017 Book Awards, short story category. The winner will be announced June 15. https://www.forewordreviews.com/awards/books/the-museum-of-possibilities/

eLit Book Award

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The digital version of The Museum of Possibilities won silver in the eLit Book Awards 2018, short story fiction category. http://elitawards.com/2018_results.php [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

Midwest Book Reviews

Midwest Book Reviews gives a short but sweet nod to The Museum of Possibilities: highly recommended http://www.midwestbookreview.com/wbw/jul_17.htm#Fiction


Gold in the Foreword Indies Award for The Museum of Possibilities (short stories category). This international contest is judged by 120 readers and librarians. Foreword writes: “This collection is a brilliant example of the versatility and vast potential of the short story form.” See https://www.forewordreviews.com/awards/books/the-museum-of-possibilities/

A clothes-free year

No, I won’t be leaving a wake of 911 calls when I walk down the street. Clothes-free doesn’t mean au naturelle, it means free from the burden of buying clothes. Burden. I choose the word carefully now, a quarter of the way into the year. It is the right word. It began in mid-December when …