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Thank-You

Posted on December 2, 2011 @ 7:19pm by corinne No comments

During a recent dinner with a long-time friend, whom I have not seen nearly often enough over the past two years, she asked, “What is the most exciting aspect of being an author?” My response was instant and unequivocal: “I believe it is hearing and reading the delightful comments from so many of the people…

The Battle

Posted on November 25, 2011 @ 5:55pm by corinne No comments

Friends, At the time I wrote this, my dear friend Pauline was indeed trying to wage war on a deadly disease. She has recently passed and so I post this in Memory of Pauline, who battled courageously. Her spirit has been returned to nature and is free. It is most often during my daily nature…

The Climb

Posted on October 28, 2011 @ 3:49pm by corinne 2 Comments

Twenty years ago, when I was 45 and Sara was 15, we decided to go to Jasper for our annual mother/daughter Rocky Mountain getaway the first week of June. That week we stayed in a bed and breakfast with an awe-inspiring view of Mount Whistler from the the quaint kitchen nook where we enjoyed our coffee…

Seeing my words in print for the first time…

Posted on October 20, 2011 @ 7:04pm by corinne No comments

Wednesday, October 5 I have just arrived home from picking up copies of Arriving: 1909–1919—something I have waited almost 60 years to do. From as early as I can remember, I have wanted to write a book, and I believe that my trilogy has been in my head, my heart, and my soul for a…

Arriving has almost arrived!

Posted on October 5, 2011 @ 7:14pm by corinne No comments

Welcome to the first of many blog posts about my writing, my inspiration, and my upcoming books! I have waited many years to put my ideas for a historical fiction novel down on paper and the day has finally (almost) arrived where I can see my words in hard copy. It’s a very exciting time!…