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By a Landslide … Fragments and Run-Ons

Guest Post by Jaclyn Dawn My fellow writer/editor and friend Alison asked, “As an instructor, which grammar errors do you see most often?” The answer came easily: fragments and run-ons. A sentence needs a subject and a predicate, an actor … Continue reading

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Tools of a Wordsmith

Guest Post by Jaclyn Dawn I struggle to put words in a new pretty book. The pages are so clean and full of potential. Will what stains the pages be poetic, beautiful? Will it tell a story of love or … Continue reading

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Searching for Normal A Memoir Launch Confirmed November 2013

I’m excited to announce my memoir Searching for Normal will officially release Saturday November 16, 2013! The location is Audreys Books and the time is 12:30 – 3pm. Retail Price is $15.95 Canadian. Searching for Normal follows in the great … Continue reading

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A Soundtrack to a Writer’s Journey

There is a list of things I want to do in my lifetime. One of these things is to have a production in The Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival. In fall of 2012, after just being home a few weeks … Continue reading

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Ice Rose – A Young Adult Spy Novel Virtual Book Tour

You are invited to join me for my Ice Rose – A Young Adult Spy Novel virtual book tour June 15 – August 5th, 2013.  Follow me along the stops, comment and enter to win a $50 Amazon.com electronic gift … Continue reading

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Is that Comedy?

Being a creative writer  I have so many items to consider and infuse into a story. The chapters, dialogue, the world of the story, themes, and, the one that I find challenging, comedy. To identify and be able to write … Continue reading

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An Adventure to Remember

My favourite part of life is being able to have adventures that leave me with cherished memories. Saturday November 24, 2012 was a day that brought an amazing adventure and memories to treasure. The Special Olympics Alberta were having the … Continue reading

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Through a Child’s Eyes

When I was six, with my Doctor’s approval, my family let me attend summer camp. I wanted to go to a camp like my friend, but instead I was sent to a special camp. This was the year of my … Continue reading

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Welcome Writers Foundation of Strathcona County (WFSC) to Camp Mission Access

Special thanks to The Writers Foundation of Strathcona County (WFSC), the first sponsor of our 2011 season of Camp Mission Access. The Writers Foundation of Strathcona County hosts a conference, writing groups, and contests to encourage and build the skills … Continue reading

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