Promotion for Book Signings

Watch and listen for interviews with Lorina over the next two weeks: For Book Signing November 10, Chapters, Barrie, Ontario, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Barrie’s 101FMBarrie Examiner For Book Signing November 17, Smith Books, Owen Sound, Ontario, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.Owen Sounds’ Mix 106Owen Sound Sun Times

Portobello Mushroom Tart, from Recipes of a Dumb Housewife

In the Stephens household mushrooms are a staple. Any kind of mushroom. For us the scene in J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic novel, The Lord of the Rings, in which Merry and Pippin are involved in adding stolen mushrooms to their pilfered, edible booty, is one with which we can empathize. Mushrooms are treasure, glorious, edible treasure. We love them so much I came up with a series of mushroom tart variations inspired from some medieval recipes,…

Lorina on Barrie’s 101FM

If you live in the Barrie, Ontario region, listen in to 101FM. Our own Lorina Stephens is being interviewed about her two new books, Recipes of a Dumb Housewife, and Shadow Song, and her upcoming book signing at Chapters in Barrie. The book signing is: Saturday, November 10 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Chapters 76 Barrie View Drive Barrie, Ontario

Six Figure Freelancer, Paul Lima, to Host Seminar in Hamilton

Using the Web to boost your freelance business: Oct 29, 2007 from 7-10 (Hamilton) In this seminar, freelance writer and trainer Paul Lima will talk about how you can use the Web to market your freelance writing and editing services (or training, web design and other services). He will cover such topics as organizing a Website, Website optimization (how to rank high in Google) and the role of blogs. For budding authors in the audience,…

New POD Writers’ List Formed

The Yahoo group Canadian POD Writers , a spin-off from the Lulu Publishing, Canadian Writers Forum, launched this week as a network for Canadian self-published authors, where the business of marketing, promotion, distribution, editing, etc., is discussed in a frank, free-flow of experience and ideas. This is not a forum for manuscript critique. It is a valuable resource for both experienced and novice Canadian writers in the sometimes bewildering, often perilous, POD field.Moderated by author…