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Jun 11, 2021

Glenn Dixon's fourth book, Bootleg Stardust, is about a band in 1974, and for it the author created a full soundtrack of songs. Recorded on the legendary Rolling Stones Mobile Studio and then mastered at Abbey Road Studios, the project was the dream of a lifetime. His previous book, Juliet's Answer was published...


Jun 4, 2021

STEPHEN R. BOWN has written ten books on the history of exploration, science, and ideas--including books on the medical mystery of scurvy, the Treaty or Tordesillas, the lives of Captain George Vancouver and of Roald Amundsen and a doomed Russian sea voyage. His books have been published in multiple...


May 28, 2021

Genevieve went to university to be a professional oboe player, and she had never planned to be a writer. Writing her first story after turning forty she is proof that you’re never too old to try something new.


May 21, 2021

If anyone understands that life is what you make it, it’s Darci. She quite literally went out and built the life she wanted. She has worked for great leaders and not so great leaders, built three award-winning businesses and let them go when the time was right. All she has accomplished has been done on her own terms...


May 14, 2021

Informed by his direct experience with stigma and the mental health care system, Mark Henick dedicated his life from an early age to opening minds and creating change.

He has previously served as the youngest president of a provincial Canadian Mental Health Association division in history, the youngest member of the...