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There are some cool elements to writing historical fiction, like names and time markers and larger historical events. But it … More Deviating from the Script of History
Sometimes your research brings up odd things – like a PDF of a whole book that someone scanned titled HistoricOntario … More An awesome book I found online
Despite Book 4 in the Portia Adams Adventures being delayed in its release (till the fall, pandemic-allowing) you can still … More Researching Book 5
Wow, this is another awesome nomination for the little-calico-that-could! The Manitoba Young Readers Choice Awards (MYCRA) just announced their shortlist … More Shortlisted for the MYCRA Sundogs Award
Some awesome news for fans of cats who fight zombies, Pickles VS the Zombies has been short-listed for the 2020/21 … More Shortlisted for the Hackmatack Award
As I am reading on a lot of my author-friends blogs and websites, I too must announce a delay in … More Delays delays delays (but we’re all healthy!)
I’m looking for some feedback as I start creating my visuals for the next Portia campaign. Can you please vote … More Help me pick?
Look at this gorgeous cover for the latest Portia Adams Adventure (thanks to the fine folks at Cormorant!) In case … More Cover Reveal: The Detective and the Spy
I’m not much for New Year’s Resolutions, but I read this blog post about the 10 questions to ask yourself … More Ending the Year with Intentionality
You can get this lovely hat from Weavers of Ireland: https://weaversofireland.com/ladies-tweed-clodagh-cap-grey/ Sometimes when you’re trying to describe something in words … More A Hat for Portia
Ottawa humans, I am headed your way this weekend! Come on by Beechwood Books at 35 Beechwood Ave and get … More Books on Beechwood on Saturday!
Ok, not really a disorder, but it does dis-order my life when I have several stories on the go. I … More Multiple Story-Telling Disorder
Hey peeps, do me a favour and ask your local library to get copies of Pickles vs the Zombies into … More Get your local library to pre-order Pickles!
You know when you’re writing and you’re trying not to get distracted by details or even character names if you … More Researching and Disappointment
I’m very fortunate to be able to launch PICKLES VS THE ZOMBIES with two fantastic kids authors – Bev Katz … More Triple launch bonanza!
Two opportunities to get your PORTIA ADAMS books signed in St. John’s Newfoundland! FridayJune 7 7PM Broken Books 245 Duckworth … More Signing in St. John’s!
I’m speaking at the East Bound Conference on June 7th, and for the first time for my Newfoundland fans, I … More EVENT: East Bound Conference June 7
Opium smokers in the East End of London, London Illustrated News, 1874 As part of my research for book 4, … More Opioids in the 1930s
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I’m writing a scene today where Portia catches sight of a suspect standing on the platform of a London tube … More Riding the London underground
Just so you know, publishers LOVE it when pre-sales of books go well. And happy publishers usually leads to happy … More Pre-order Pickles vs the Zombies
https://www.facebook.com/events/421700485052173/ Gotta love this event title and the panellists I am thrilled to be included with! Come by Ryerson on … More My Double Life event
If you’re in the Toronto area, I’ll be speaking at the March 21st Sisters in Crime event at the Toronto … More Sisters in Crime event
For those of you following along with the development of book 4 in the Portia Adams series, I think I’ve … More What if we name the spy Lancaster?