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September 28, 2015

Nelson turned out to be a fabulous place to work on another draft of my manuscript. I developed a routine: wake up around 9 a.m. and answer emails. Eat breakfast. Write. Eat lunch. Shower. Walk to Oso Negro to keep working or, if it was too hot to work indoors, down to the beach for a swim in Kootenay Lake. In the evenings, I'd switch modes and work on a new project that's extremely close to my heart: InkWell Workshops.

Along with my brilliant friend Eufemia Fantetti, I had been dreaming up a way to teach creative writing workshops to people with mental health and addictions issues for...

September 26, 2015

Phew! Since I last blogged, a long winter finally turned into spring and I taught my first creative writing course in short fiction at the University of Guelph. I can't rave enough about my students; an intelligent, engaged group with diverse ideas and literary interests. And then, while the buds on Toronto's trees were only just beginning to turn into leaves, I escaped the city for Nelson, BC.

 

When you live in Vancouver — as I did, for six years — you hear a lot about Nelson. You hear that it's beautiful, tucked away in the Selkirk mountains, on the shores of Kootenay lake. You hear that...

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