NaNoWriMo Nanaimo!

I’m proud to be sponsoring several events in Nanaimo, BC throughout November, and into December, for the international NaNoWriMo competition. If you’re in the Nanaimo, BC area, please come out and join us for one of the events listed here, at We’d love to meet you!

BookCamp and Social Media Camp Weekend

This past weekend, I attended two events. Friday was #bcvan10, or BookCamp Vancouver, and Sunday was #smcv10, or Social Media Camp Victoria. Both events made quite an impression on me. Here’s a bulleted list of what I learned at Social Media Camp and BookCamp. (I’m too tired to turn my notes into prose.) I need […]

The Word On The Street – Here I Come!

I’m super proud to be speaking at this year’s The Word On The Street Festival in Vancouver, BC. On Sunday, September 26th, the other two Book Broads and I will be hosting a FREE panel titled “Build it and they will come – NAH!” It’s all about book marketing, publicity, and generally being in people’s […]

I’m speaking at the Editors’ Association of Canada on Sept. 25th

I’ll be speaking with the other two Book Broads on Sept. 25th for the Editor’s Association of Canada (, about Creating and Editing Social Content, from 10am to 4pm at SFU’s Harbour Centre Campus, in downtown Vancouver. George Plumley, the Author of WordPress 24 Hour Trainer will be joining us to talk about WordPress, the […]

Busting the eBook Myth

eBooks are now hugely popular. If that’s the case, why are there still printed books? eBooks are the best and worst thing to happen to the publishing industry in the last 200 years. They are the best thing because in a sense, they level the playing field for many Authors who wish to self-publish. However, […]