Marion on February 13, 2009

The house where I grew up was almost empty now, and I was feeling my father’s presence less. In the basement, all that was left was the old fridge with rounded edges like a 1950’s auto. I’d lived down there for a bit after college, and one weekend in a fit of post-breakup mania , […]

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Marion on February 8, 2009

The website is still underdevelopment. When it’s up, it will have a section on both my literary and non-literary work. This is a draft of what will be on the “non-literary” work page: Curriculum Non Vitae Not long ago, when I was looking for a job, I aced the interview, but then the boss’s boss […]

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Marion on February 8, 2009

There had been an ice-storm so all the bushes and branches were crystal-covered and from our room we could see and hear the Falls. The rumbling was soft and constant like the earth purring. En suite we had a faux fireplace, a Jacuzzi, a king size bed with too many pillows and a thick down […]

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Marion on February 8, 2009

I’m turning 50 and still an aspiring writer which is like running around in a string bikini with a belly ring. At 50 even if you’re Madonna, it’s kinda sad. Last summer, I enter the 3 Day Novel Contest – it’s Canadian. You start and complete a novel over the labor day weekend. On the […]

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Marion on February 8, 2009

So I wanted a blog but instead of going to blogger like a normal person, I asked my technical advisor and life partner (one person) for help.

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