My show about endometriosis WILL be at Edmonton Fringe 2015!

Okay, it’s also about sex and drinking (when I could still do that) in Scotland, and cats, as well as uteruses (uteri…?)

It was confirmed today that my redux of… 34 more words

Writing

419 - Will Ferguson

“The human memory is a salamander, though; it squiggles from point to point, slaloms its way improbably up walls and across ceilings.  A ripple of colour, appearing and disappearing at the same momentum an orange head trailing a fluid blue body.   464 more words

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Calling all library patrons! Reflecting on 18 years of change

Linda Cook will retire next year after 18 years leading the Edmonton Public Library.

How long have we been saying books are on their way out? 298 more words

The Edmonton Commons

EPL seeks $62M for renovations to Stanley A. Milner library

(WATCH: Plans are on the table for a multi-million dollar renovation of the Stanley A. Milner Library. But, as Vinesh Pratap reports, there are cost concerns.) 592 more words

News

I'mma Read Them Books - Arielle's Stack

I’mma read that book.

I’mma school that book. 

I’mma get take that book to college.

I’mma give that book some knowledge.

I’mma read I’mma read I’mma read… 326 more words

2014

Edmonton Public Library expands program helping homeless

Watch above: Edmonton’s Stanley Milner Library houses social workers to help those in need. As Kendra Slugoski reports, the outreach program is expanding.

EDMONTON – The Edmonton Public Library’s outreach program, which aims to support and empower the city’s homeless population, will soon be expanding to five more libraries. 523 more words

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Bookstravaganza 2014: The Christmas Book Flood

For those who know even the slightest thing about me, they know that I’m basically obsessed with all things Iceland.  In 2014, following the onset of a direct flight from Edmonton to Reykjavik, I made two separate trips to Iceland, the first in April for a long sight-seeing trip and a writers’ retreat, and the second in November for a music festival (writing and music – my two big things).   289 more words

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