Today is Remembrance Day in Canada and the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1. It made me start thinking of our part in the war and all those poor soldiers endured. This is from Veteran Affairs Canada: The armistice of November 11, 1918, brought relief to the whole world. Never before … Continue reading Memories #RemembranceDay #CanadaRemembers
Our daughter and grandson leave to begin her graduate studies in marine biology-- across the country!
It's the height of summer, and the wealthy Finney family have gathered at the Manoir Bellechasse to pay tribute to their late father. But as the temperature rises, old secrets and bitter rivalries begin to surface. When the heat wave boils over into a mighty storm, a dead body is left … Continue reading The Murder Stone by Louise Penny #BookReview #Mystery #mgtab
DREAMS AND PROMISES Genre: Women’s Fiction/ Romance Release Date: July 1, 2017 Dreams and Promises includes six short stories and novellas written by authors who live in beautiful British Columbia. It’s our way of honoring Canada’s Sesquicentennial. Some of Canada’s major cities were founded in the seventeenth century, but July 1st 2017 marks 150 … Continue reading Dreams and Promises #BoxSet #Romance #mgtab @annamarkland @SylvieGrayson @MoBPromos
He surfaced two years ago. Then he disappeared. But Detective Angie Pallorino hasn’t forgotten the violent rapist who left a distinctive calling card—crosses etched into the flesh of his victims’ foreheads. When a comatose Jane Doe is found in a local cemetery, sexually assaulted, mutilated, and nearly drowned, Angie is struck … Continue reading The Drowned Girls by Loreth Anne White #BookReview #Thriller #Montlake @Loreth
I don't know about you, but when the warm winds and indigo blue skies of summer appear on the horizon, the last thing I want to do is sit in a chair forcing myself to fight past the sticky middle of my current WIP (work-in-progress). It's literally like pulling teeth. I'd much sooner have my … Continue reading You Are My Sunshine #LazyDaysOfSummer #amwriting #mgtab
This coming Tuesday will be Canada's 147 birthday. In that time we've seen many changes, some good, some not so much. July 1, 1917: The 50th anniversary of Confederation. The Parliament buildings, under construction, are dedicated to the Fathers of Confederation and to the courage of Canadians who fought in Europe during the First World … Continue reading CANADA DAY 2014