Toronto launch reading
Liz Bugg and I each did a short reading and then we interviewed each other, which led to plenty more questions from the audience. Wonderfully spirited group.
Toronto launch attendees
Toronto launch attendees at the Dora Keogh Irish pub, which made for a fantastic venue. The beer helped too.
With Betty-Ann & Wade Heggie and their daughter Elizabeth. The Heggies had just moved to Toronto from Saskatoon.
Former editor Catherine Lake, Nigel and Karen
With my editor Gillian Rodgerson and co-presenter author Liz Bugg at the Toronto launch of When The Saints Go Marching In
With reader George Kozera at the Toronto Launch of When The Saints Go Marching In
With colleague and co-resenter, Liz Bugg who is also an Insomniac Press author
Signing a book for…reader?…Lynne Jr.
With reader Erin, and her newborn Tommy Douglas
Yes, that Tommy Douglas. Erin and her husband (the photographer) Edmund have close ties to Saskatchewan.
With readers Terry and Brian
Winnipeg launch introduction
Charlene Diehl, director of Thin Air-Winnipeg International Writers Festival. She introducing me, and talking about how 10 years ago when I was just launching my first Quant book, she was in her first year with the festival and invited me to speak at it. So this was nice to have this connection for the first Saint book.
Winnipeg Launch reading
Doing a couple readings. Since I was in Winnipeg, I really wanted to read the part of the book that takes place in Manitoba but couldn’t make it work without giving away too much of the plot.
Winnipeg launch attendees
Attendees at the Winnipeg When The Saints Go Marching In launch at McNally Robinson Grant Park.
Winnipeg launch interview
The Winnipeg launch was co-sponsored by the Winnipeg International Writers Festival. I was interviewed by director Charlene Diehl.
With reader Denise, who had just been in Saskatoon to surprise me by attending that launch too.
Invitation for The MIX Artist’s Collective Fall 2013 Show with me as guest speaker – Oct 2013
The Word On The Street Saskatoon
Reading at the Odyssey Tent at The Word On The Street Saskatoon – Sept 2013
The Word On The Street Saskatoon – Sept 2013
Signing books for Muveddet & Emre, next to childrens author Arthur Slade
Magna Cum Murder – Indianapolis
Book signing at the Magna Cum Murder conference. October 2013.
Festival of Words
The fantastic annual conference held in Moose Jaw. July 2014.
Sask Reading Council Author Night 2014
Sask Writers Guild Luncheon Reading Series
Regina, 2014 – I drove 2.5 hours through winter sludge to get there – but it was a great event.
Owl’s Nest Bookstore-Calgary-October 2014
I was a speaking as a guest of the Alexandra Writers Centre Society at Owls Nest – both have been around for over 30 years!
Alexandra Writers Centre Society Guest Speaker at Owl’s Nest Bookstore, Calgary
We had a great crowd (awesome Q&A at the end of my speech) at Owl’s Nest. AWCS promotes the celebration of writers and literature for everyone. October 2014