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The Big Swim: Book titles, covers and more big swimming
The summer’s poetry lay in deciding on a cover and title for my climate book The Big Swim while planning a new “big swim” to raise money for a climate adaptation project.
Aug 27th, 2014
Kelowna oncologist wants an energy strategy for Canada based on reality of climate change
Susan Ellard has explored the issues surrounding climate change and found a difference between what you know... and what you think you know.
Aug 27th, 2014
Negotiating a book contract: free books and a pony
These articles on getting published are intended to encourage you with YOUR book by taking you through my ups and downs as a first time author.
Aug 21st, 2014
Male bonding thrives in The Expendables 3, The Trip to Italy and Land Ho
And watch for an oddball rock and roll story in Frank.
Aug 14th, 2014
Into The Storm, wild; 100-Foot Journey, pleasant and Calvary, a priest in crisis
Notice also how music can help fight dementia in Alive Inside
Aug 8th, 2014
Publisher accepts climate book The Big Swim: Sometimes dreams really do come true
Sometimes dreams really do come true, like having New Society Publishers accept my climate book for publication. And then what?
Jul 24th, 2014
Sex Tape for adults, Planes for kids and The Purge for the ghouls among us
And also watch for a funny Vancouver film: Lawrence & Holloman
Jul 18th, 2014
Scorching summer temperatures not necessarily linked to climate change: expert
The heat in BC has led to 11 wildfires, but it's not abnormal weather, says an expert.
Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
Jul 15th, 2014
I got a book contract! And I bet you can, too.
A lot of friendship and mentoring went into "The Big Swim," which will be published by New Society Publishers in February, 2015.
Jun 30th, 2014
Friends of Science billboard blames climate change on the sun
Friends of Science, a group that has long challenged the view that human activity is connected to global warming, has put up a billboard ad in Calgary blaming climate change on the sun. "The...
Jun 9th, 2014