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From author interviews, lectures, readings, panel discussions, debates, and pub nights—to yoga & writing workshops, weekend conferences, and wine & literary pairings—Samantha hosts a monthly literary experience in Calgary, Alberta. Most events are listed on the WGA website. Our recent … Continue reading
Beginning Fall 2015, I will review various books here and elsewhere. My review of Bradley Somer’s new novel Fishbowl can be found in the September issue of Alberta Views magazine.
Thanks to the the hours of help offered by my tech-savvy new teacher-friend Mike West, I have learned how to use iMovie and created a one minute book trailer for Sage Island. Better late than never, yeah?
Thanks to the hours of help offered by my tech-savvy new teacher-friend Mike West, I have learned how to use iMovie and created a short book trailer for Sage Island. Better late than never, yeah?
I’m into my fourth year as head coach of Calgary’s LGBTQ (and friends) Masters swim team, Different Strokes. I do my best to create imaginative workouts that are challenging and fun for the intermediate and competitive lanes. Our dedicated and … Continue reading
Thanks to the HOURS OF HELP provided by my tech-savvy new teacher-friend Mike West, I have learned how to use iMovie (!) and created a short book trailer for Sage Island! Better late than never, yeah?
This story was originally posted on July 10, 2014 before I decided to pull it. However, in light of the upcoming thematic shift of my blog, I am reposting this to illustrate my interest in the themes of medicine – … Continue reading
Wordfest Blog Part One: The Clothing Swap—Adventure of the Green Dress An hour-long clothing swap kicked-off this busy event featuring Sheila Heti and Leanne Shapton in celebration of their new book, Women in Clothes. Earlier in the day I’d ransacked … Continue reading