Nancy’s Thoughts

Writer’s Groups and Regrouping

Writer’s Groups and Regrouping

Where does the time go? Last time I wrote, I was musing on January resolutions. Now suddenly,it’s the other new year…school start-up.Having been a teacher for 37 years, the September new year seemed more of a real restartthan January. The end of that long and glorious...

Resolved 2022

Resolved 2022

Mostly, I am not much for New Year's resolutions. Having been a teacher-librarian for most of my adult life, the new year always seemed like the day after Labour Day, when school was back in. And at that point, I was waaay too busy with new books and schedules and...

Of Cats and Contests

Of Cats and Contests

Well, well, well.  I did not win that writing contest I described in my last post. In fact, after scrolling through a very long list of runners-up and runners-up to the runners-up, I had to concede that my name was nowhere on the list. Who knows? Maybe I was the only...

I Entered a Contest and…

I Entered a Contest and…

I am a pokey writer, and the advent of the computer, while helping enormously in some areas, has not been good in others. Can any of us concentrate as well on one task for an extended period of time as we used to do? I sure can’t. Email, Facebook, games, texts…. So...