Monthly Archives: February 2012

REJECTION LETTERS FROM PUBLISHERS


Writing rejection letters is an art form most writers know about from the receiving end, while trying to get a book published. I have received quite a few of those in my quest to find a home for my first … Continue reading

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COVER for On Thin Ice


Hi Friends and Readers This is a post about my novel. I have asked friends in the Netherlands to send me a photo that I could use for the cover of my novel, a collection of interrelated short stories with the title … Continue reading

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On Thin Ice


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The Graying Of Canada


 The Graying of Canada. Prime minister STEPHEN HARPER announced last week while abroad that his government is planning a reform of our old age programs in anticipation of a difficult economic future.  He modified that statement already a few days … Continue reading

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