27 Aug
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CREATING CHARACTER FROM OUR HEART: The Best Of Times To Create Character
Category: Book Reviews, Diversity, Film, Hu...
What’s the most exciting part of your writing process? For me, it’s exploring character!  “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wis...
04 May
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CREATING CHARACTERS FROM THE PSYCHE UP: Musings About this Writer’s Process
Category: Human Relations, Latest Works, Ps...
“Whatever happened to poor Lucy? Why was her childhood so tragic? The deck wasn’t stacked in her favor. She didn’t have much of a chance, did she?” Those words, spoken by my hus...
02 Jan
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The Power of Threes
Category: Book Reviews, Diversity, Human Re...
HAPPY NEW YEAR & DECADE – It’s the 20s again. They say the New Year is a time for reflection. How many of you are serial book readers? And how many of you, as in...
27 Oct
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CHILDREN CAUGHT IN THE CROSSFIRE
Category: Diversity, Human Relations, immig...
Most of us have had experience with trauma in our lives. I’ve worked with many clients who’ve reached out to me in their times of distress and trauma. I helped a single mother w...
29 Apr
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DO WE NEED TO LABEL OURSELVES?
Category: Diversity, Human Relations
Once upon a time, I counseled at a mental health center in a small town out of Vancouver. Years later I was inspired to write a short story, Monitored, about my work at the cent...