Monthly Archives: February 2014
I’m just days away from my trip to the Northwest Territories, where I’ll be speaking to schools and libraries for several days in early March. While I’m beyond excited, I’m also anxious as I have no idea what to expect. It will be an adventure, either way.
Friends have asked me to take many photos and [...]
My flights are booked and my outerwear woefully thin; in early March, I’ll be heading to Canada’s Northwest Territories for a series of library and school visits. A group of schools and libraries in the NWT applied for Canada Council funding for a few children’s authors, including yours truly, so I am both elated and [...]
Here in the wonderful province of Ontario, they recently instituted a new holiday: Family Day! Though the holiday was generated nearly out of thin air, the date is family-related, so it often involves a whole bunch of family-friendly activities. And as a children’s author, I’m often involved. So, I’m very pleased to say this Monday, [...]