Sunday, July 31, 2011
Saturday, July 30, 2011
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Sunday, July 24, 2011
Backhoe in the front yard, and after-
Friday, July 22, 2011
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Sunday, July 17, 2011
Anne Stilman, Writer's Digest Books, 2010
And today's petition is begging our benighted mayor and his minions not to interfere with our libraries. Please PLEASE sign and pass on.
AND I'd like to share a culinary tip: yesterday, I made something new for my dinner guests, a rhubarb-gooseberry crumble, with rhubarb from the garden and gooseberries from the market. Oh. My. God. An avalanche of flavour.
AND: an exchange from "Bridesmaids", that is the story of my early life:
Annie: You read my diary?
Brynn: At first, I did not know it was a diary. I thought it was a very sad, handwritten book.
Saturday, July 16, 2011
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Sunday, July 10, 2011
Wednesday, July 6, 2011
A one-day writing adventure.
Inspiration, structure and support for those with lots of writing experience and for those with none.
Spend a summer day learning to trust your voice and tell your stories. Listen to your creative self. Gain confidence and perspective from friendly contact with other writers. Write in the garden and enjoy positive feedback, bushy perennials, and lunch.
Who: Writer and teacher Beth Kaplan has taught writing at Ryerson for 17 years and at U of T for 5.
When: Sunday August 14, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost: $150, including food for thought and actual food (and wine). Register early; limited to 10.
Where: Beth’s secret garden in Cabbagetown.
Laughter, camaraderie and insight guaranteed.
For more information - www.bethkaplan.ca/coaching
To register – firstname.lastname@example.org
“I’d like to express my deep appreciation to you, Beth, for making your garden workshop so memorable. You have a special gift for creating a safe learning environment, with a well of positive things to say without passing judgment. It was a joy to be there with you and the others. Your garden is magical, and you created a magical day for me. Ann C.”