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Visit the 2017 Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo – April 27 to 30

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

This week, I’ll be exhibiting at the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo. You can find me in booth number C02 in Hall C of the BMO Centre. You can buy autographed copies of Future Imperfect, Flashback, The Sphere of Septimus, The Time Camera, The Doomsday Mask, The Heretic’s Tomb, The Emerald Curse, The Clone Conspiracy, The Sorcerer’s Letterbox, and The Alchemist’s Portrait You can also learn more about my many services for writers, including editing, coaching, school programs, workshops, as well as...

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PlayWriting Camp in Calgary in July

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

PlayWriting Camp will take place once again with the Calgary Arts Summer School Association this July. The 2015 PlayWriting camp will take place from July 17 to 21 at St. Vladimir’s Cultural Centre, 404 Meredith Road NE (Near Memorial Drive and Edmonton Trail), Calgary, Alberta. In a dramatic and fun-filled week of half day camps, children will learn how to write, rehearse and perform their own unique play in just five days. Children will create the plot, craft the script, write dialogue and hone their acting skills for their very...

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Writing Historical Fiction – Mount Royal University, May 9 to 30

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Writing Historical Fiction classes take place at Mount Royal University on May 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 6.30 to 9.30 pm. Historical fiction combines the events of the past with characters and stories from the writer’s imagination. These classes examine the art of writing of historical fiction and the need to fully immerse yourself in a particular time period to make your storytelling more believable. Learn how to write effective, authentic and appealing historical fiction and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories. Understand what...

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PlayWriting Camp in Calgary in July

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

PlayWriting Camp will take place once again with the Calgary Arts Summer School Association this July. The 2015 PlayWriting camp will take place from July 17 to 21 at St. Vladimir’s Cultural Centre, 404 Meredith Road NE (Near Memorial Drive and Edmonton Trail), Calgary, Alberta. In a dramatic and fun-filled week of half day camps, children will learn how to write, rehearse and perform their own unique play in just five days. Children will create the plot, craft the script, write dialogue and hone their acting skills for their very...

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Writing for Publication – Saturday, May 27 at Mount Royal University

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Writing for Publication class takes place at Mount Royal University on Saturday, May 27, 9 am to 4 pm. Have you ever read a novel, short story or nonfiction article and thought, “I could have written that”? This workshop shows you where to find ideas and turn them into a marketable venture. Half the class is spent exploring novels, short stories and non-fiction projects from concept to draft, the other half discussing how the various markets operate. This class is ideal for novice writers wishing to write material for...

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Workshops at Drumheller Public Library – April 19

Posted by on Apr 17, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

This week I’ll be conducting the second of a series of workshops at Drumheller Public Library on the craft of writing historical fiction, a fascinating genre that combines the events of the past with characters and stories from the writer’s imagination. Examine the art of writing historical fiction and the need to fully immerse yourself in a particular time period to make your storytelling more believable. Learn how to write effective, authentic and appealing historical fiction and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories....

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Life Writing – Classes with Chinook Learning Services, April 26 to May 10

Posted by on Apr 15, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Your life may not have changed the course of history, but it is important because it happened. If you don’t tell your story, who will? Learn a step-by-step approach to writing your memoirs. Receive tips beginning from how to start your story and find a focus to options for getting it printed. No previous writing experience needed. Adults of all ages welcome. The Life Writing course takes place from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm on April 26, May 3, and May 10. The class will be held at Viscount Bennett Centre 2519 Richmond Road SW. Register at the...

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Writing Historical Fiction – Mount Royal University, May 9 to 30

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Writing Historical Fiction classes take place at Mount Royal University on May 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 6.30 to 9.30 pm. Historical fiction combines the events of the past with characters and stories from the writer’s imagination. These classes examine the art of writing of historical fiction and the need to fully immerse yourself in a particular time period to make your storytelling more believable. Learn how to write effective, authentic and appealing historical fiction and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories. Understand what...

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PlayWriting Camp in Calgary in July

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

PlayWriting Camp will take place once again with the Calgary Arts Summer School Association this July. The 2015 PlayWriting camp will take place from July 17 to 21 at St. Vladimir’s Cultural Centre, 404 Meredith Road NE (Near Memorial Drive and Edmonton Trail), Calgary, Alberta. In a dramatic and fun-filled week of half day camps, children will learn how to write, rehearse and perform their own unique play in just five days. Children will create the plot, craft the script, write dialogue and hone their acting skills for their very...

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Writing for Publication – Saturday, May 27 at Mount Royal University

Posted by on Apr 8, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Writing for Publication class takes place at Mount Royal University on Saturday, May 27, 9 am to 4 pm. Have you ever read a novel, short story or nonfiction article and thought, “I could have written that”? This workshop shows you where to find ideas and turn them into a marketable venture. Half the class is spent exploring novels, short stories and non-fiction projects from concept to draft, the other half discussing how the various markets operate. This class is ideal for novice writers wishing to write material for...

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