It’s my ambition to get a novel published at some point in the not-too-distant future, and I have been working (very slowly) towards this for a while now. 413 more words
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Whoever said getting there is half the fun? Surely few among the 150 passengers on a Grand Trunk train that had left Montreal’s Bonaventure Station the evening of March 9, 1869, bound for Toronto. 606 more words
Usually, it’s writing that I cheat on other activities with.
Many years ago, in a fluke of proprioception I’m largely unable to reproduce with my moods and in other activities, I mastered the skill of daydreaming with a neutral expression on my face. 1,355 more words
It was early March 1880, and Irish Montreal was in high excitement. Charles Stewart Parnell, rapidly emerging as Ireland’s leading political figure, was touring the United States and Canada, and was about to arrive in Montreal. 615 more words