Things that inspire me to write #11: My mom’s book

It may not have been made into a three-part movie, or have its own product line—in fact it is technically no longer in print—however the fact that my mom’s story, Grizzly Pete and the Ghosts was a) published and b)  by the same people who brought Robert Munsch to the world, is pretty much good enough for […]

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Things that inspire me to write #17: The Paper Bag Princess

Her attire is not nearly as entrancing as some of her compatriots, however The Paper Bag Princess has something that most of them don’t: honey badger tenacity. The protagonist of this Robert Munsch story is not only able to pick herself up from the ashes (literally), and outsmart a dragon, but best of all, she stands […]

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