December 15th, 2019. INTERVIEW ON SHAW CABLE TV . Last week I was invited to appear on Shaw TV’s community channel, SPOTLIGHT. As a local author with a new book on release, I was given a 15 minute slot to talk about my novel and how it grew. Will Smith, who hosted the show and […]


AMPLE MAKE THIS BED – Chapter 5, Jan 15, 2020

January 15, 2020

CHAPTER FIVE -PREVIEW   Hello Ama, it’s Ronnie. My agent said you left an urgent message – what is it, Ocean playing up again?’ ‘I need to talk to you, Ronnie. Ocean’s in trouble.’ ‘You are talking to me. What’s she done this time?’ ‘No, I mean we have to meet – face to face, […]

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ACT 2, Scene 3 – TOM: Birth of a Legend. Jan.2020

January 6, 2020

Here’s the final scene of my new play about TOM THOMSON,  the iconic Canadian painter whose tragically premature  death led to a still unsolved mystery and continuing fascination with his work.     SCENE THREE: THE CANOE LODGE. VERANDA. ALGONQUIN PARK. NIGHT. (The platform structure is now the hotel veranda again, decorated with lanterns and […]

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ACT 2, SCENE 2 – TOM: Birth of a Legend. December 16, 2019.

December 16, 2019


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Chapter Four – AMPLE MAKE THIS BED, December 15, 2019.

December 15, 2019

  CHAPTER FOUR   Back at her house-sit, that Kitty had lined up for her through her network of contacts and friends, Ama chewed over what the old lady had said. Even when she didn’t act on her advice, she always took some consolation from their talks together. Although there was a generation gap between […]

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