One Hundred Minutes of Solitude

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Loneliness is simply a misunderstanding of Solitude. I’m not sure where I first heard that phrase…I think it might have been from a woman who was once a nun. In the past few days, I’ve grown to realize that many people don’t have a grasp on the meaning and importance of solitude. The Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary defines solitude as: Pronunciation: …

June 2007 Scrapbook

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June took me to Toronto for Booked!, Book Expo Canada, and the CBA Libris Awards.It was a fantastic few days…I even got to meet and read with Jeanette Walls. She’s very sweet and we spent a little time swapping stories about our “Oprah moments.” (mine, oh-so different than hers!) I’ve since started reading The Glass Castle. Wow, what a life. …

May 2007 Scrapbook

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And now for a bit of an update… May brought Atlantic Book Week and the honour of winning the Atlantic Independent Bookseller’s Association’s Bookseller’s Choice Award. What a treat to have the award presented by Trudy Carey of Woozles! (If you’re in Halifax and in need of books for kids – go see Trudy…) I took my first trip to …