Thursday, February 17, 2011

Paying Tribute

While Words of the Season has been postponed until spring, the March Readathon is coming up for The Literacy Council (Isabella's Chocolate Shop, Oshawa, March 26); and the WCDR breakfast on March 12 (check it out:

In other news, Sunnybrook Hospital is publishing my poem, At Vimy Ridge, in their Veterans Centre newsletter next month.  I am honoured to have this tribute delivered to the men and women who served this country. 

In June, I will be at the Historical Novel Society conference in San Diego.  I am looking forward to the costumes, the Saturday night 'romance' reading (think of a three letter word to describe this) and no doubt all the quaffing that goes along with such an event.  Mostly, I look forward to interacting with fellow historical fiction writers, editors and publishers.  So much to learn and so much fun to be had!  Is this a cool  business or what?