Bell Let's Talk Day is today, January 28th, and I wanted to write a post to discuss a mental health issue close to me. This is from my Instagram post today... For The Quiet is quite a departure from the type of books I write, but it was something I needed to do. After struggling [...]
Out you go, 2020!
It's almost too much to bear
A couple of spoiler-free thoughts about the Kdrama fan favourite, Crash Landing on You
Grade 5 Class Picture That's me. The little girl in the blue "U.S. Boys" sweater, standing beside my Fifth Grade teacher, Mr. Huebert. I have a bow in my hair my mom made and had me wear that day. I was supposed to pull off the sweater to reveal the nice dress she picked out [...]
And other scary things
For The Quiet - Coming November 2020 This website is very much like my journal and I tend to share things here that I may not share with just anyone. There is something comforting and protective in sitting behind the screen of a laptop and talking about the things in my life that feel like [...]
The Violence of Fire turns 1!
I am sitting on my front porch, watching the robins in my neighbourhood having their nightly feast. It is really quite remarkable to behold. They aren't simply hopping around and pecking at the ground for a quick meal of worms or low laying insects. These birds are engaged in some very impressive aerial gymnastics as [...]
Korean Dramas teach us about the power of a kiss