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NEWS March 2021

  • This month teaching Writing From Life – Advanced for VIU Elder College and a Zoom presentation on communication skills to members of Volunteer Nanaimo’s YouthCan2000 and Youth Network.
  • I will be participating in CWILL BC / VPL’s Zoom panelWriting and Illustrating Children’s Books: The Inside Story’ on Tuesday March 23. FREE.

  •  WORD BY WORD newsletter – The second issue went out on March 16. Check it out hereand/or enter your email address to subscribe.

NEWS February 2021

  • My October 2021 book Shelter: Homelessness in our Community (Orca Book Publishers) is now available for preorder. More info here.