Archive for November 2013

Sign of the Times

Just before American Thanksgiving (for those of you here in the US who never gaze northward, Canada celebrates Thanksgiving on the second Monday in October), a friend of mine posted this photo on Facebook.  I don’t know the name of the man in the picture, nor who took it, but if you do, please let…

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The Writer's Ordinary Time

Well, I’m back now from the various travels associated with publishing a new book.  It all went well.  I met some wonderful people, including Dame Margaret Drabble (who is delightful), “Handsome” Colum McCann, Kevin Bass, Seth and his wife Tania, Charlotte Grey and on and on . . .  lots of terrific readers.  Wonderful festival…

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