Tag Archives: Canadian authors

#AmWriting — lost in space

I’m working on a new book — another creative non-fiction. I’ll still be blogging, but less frequently.

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Breast Cancer For Dummies & Parkinson’s For Dummies Squeeze Most Of Me on Amazon.ca

This is what I saw when I woke up  today: Breast Cancer For Dummies was ranked #4 Parkinson’s Disease For Dummies was ranked #4 and  Most Of Me  was ranked #3.

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Under Conjunction

Still near / still here / where words form worlds / to read

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The New Year’s Cat is out of the Bag!

What surprises will she bring? A cure for Parkinsons and Parkindaughters and Parkinmothers and Parkinfathers? A cure for cancers of the breasts, the lungs, the tongue, the brain, the test(icles), the liver, the bladder, the pancreas, all the orifices including … Continue reading

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Happy Hanukkah from Mr. & Mrs. Shamash

A Great Miracle Happened There… but every year a great debate happened here – at the Shamash household – over who would light the candles.

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Limited Edition Prints by Robyn Michele Levy: The Story Behind “Road to Recovery”

I began working on this image back in February, 2011. The Road Girl character emerged one day while I was drawing on my digital tablet. I love the way her arms and legs are intertwined ramps that embrace herself and … Continue reading

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Meet Award-Winning Photographer Phil Carpenter at the Vancouver Book Launch of “Breast Stories” on Monday, October 29

  You’re invited to the  Vancouver Launch of Breast Stories: Cancer Survivors Speak Out Monday, October 29 at 6:30 PM 899 W 12th Avenue Vancouver General Hospital (Round Room) Come meet Phil Carpenter and have your book personally signed. Light refreshments … Continue reading

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Meet Award-Winning Photographer Phil Carpenter at the Montreal Book Launch of “Breast Stories” on Friday, October 19

 Exactly one year ago today, I welcomed artist/photographer Phil Carpenter into my home. We spent the morning talking about a special project he was working on. It involved traveling across Canada and taking semi-nude portraits of women who had survived … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s Disease For Dummies is Bosom Buddies With Robyn Michele Levy

Presenting Amazon’s Bestsellers in Disorders & Diseases of the Nervous System: Parkinson’s Disease For Dummies is currently ranked #7 and  Most Of Me  is currently ranked #6.

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Parkinson’s Disease For Dummies is Bosom Buddies, Again, With Robyn Michele Levy

Presenting Amazon’s Bestsellers in Disorders & Diseases of the Nervous System: Parkinson’s Disease For Dummies is currently ranked #5 and  Most Of Me  is currently ranked #6.

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