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LATEST POSTS

For the Love of Exposure

With the whole Inspiration Village debacle, I had a chance to really chat about exposure and get various different points of view, and even chat with city officials quite a bit.*  Best of all: Inspiration Village artists have since reported that they're getting paid....

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Good Bye and Thank You. On the Loss of a Mentor.

Jennifer Cayley announced today that her wife and wonderful human being, writer and storyteller, Jan Andrews, passed away. Here’s the Facebook announcement: Wrong story.  I can’t agree with that statement more. Jan was a force of nature. She was an author and...

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StoryBundle Including Destiny’s Blood!

And can I have a squee?  I love StoryBundle.  I've enjoyed many of them myself!  And now, I get to be part of one!  Yay! This StoryBundle has multiple Aurora finalist / winning works, including Destiny's Blood.  For 5$, you get the basic package (which includes my...

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Salon du livre de l’Abitibi-Témiscamingue

C'est mon premier voyage à Rouyn-Noranda!  J'ai hâte de m'y rendre! Mon horaire, en format photographique (et format possiblement de paresse de ma part).  Venez me dire bonjour au kiosque des Éditions...

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Some Answers From Ottawa

Thanks to Guy Laflamme and the Ottawa 2017 team for sending these answers on Saturday. I proposed to wait until after the weekend to post them, to give their answers better air time, and they agreed. These are their answers, unedited.  I have a few notes below,...

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Before You Expose Yourself…

Since my blog calling Ottawa out on asking for hundreds of hours of free performances, people have sent me lots of articles from other artists and organizations across the country who are fundraising to get to Inspiration Village, to perform for free. Everyone needs...

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