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On Saturday, I voluntold (how I love that new word) my family that we would be attending a seniors' Christmas Cabaret in Guelph. As we sat down at our table and saw the bowls of snacks and the two bottles of wine, we realized that...

So here it is - my blog for the day. I sent my manuscript to my editor today. I think it's the seventh revision. I have three printed editions on my bookshelf. The red binder reads VERY FIRST TRY. This is the version I wrote...

Fall is playful. It toys with us, pushing us to our limit and sometimes past it. The corn silage is the first to be harvested. A long week of fourteen hour days to get the corn harvested, packed and covered before the rain comes. And...

Awhile ago I had coffee with a friend in a local Second Cup. I saw Americano posted on the board. Immediately I thought of the strong coffee I had consumed in England while on holiday. I remember mistakenly believing the English were only good at...

Today is the first day of the NaNoWriMo - National November Writing Month Challenge. All of us who signed on have pledged to write something, no matter the topic or the medium - blog, manuscript, letter to the editor or a letter to a friend....

Ten things I have learned over the years when hosting a family get together  (listed in no particular order):1. Vacuum. Get as much cat hair out of the house before the allergy sufferers arrive. Nothing puts a damper on the festivities more than sniffling noses...