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Once Upon a Line Podcast

Once Upon a Line Podcast

Now for something unrelated to running. I recently had the opportunity to talk about one of my favourite lines in a book with the Once Upon a Line podcast. I love to read and am a heavy library user, though mostly because I have poor hold management skills. My mom is a retired librarian, so … Continue reading

Learning to Run

The other day Kristen asked me if I have updated my blog lately. “No…” I replied sheepishly. “You know I do check sometimes,” she said. The last time I posted we were in the midst of Canada Reads.  Unfortunately, I still haven’t had a chance to listen to the rest of the Canada Reads debates … Continue reading

Canada Reads 2011

Wow it’s been a while.  I’ll do a post later on why I’ve been so busy.  It seems like a lot of my friends stopped blogging around the same time.  Maybe the year of the Rabbit will bring us all back to the blogosphere. Anyway, I am very excited for Canada Reads 2011!  The debates … Continue reading

The Time Traveler's Wife

One of my favourite books, The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger, is being turned into a movie!  Actually, I remember reading a long time ago that Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston had bought the rights to the film before the book was even released.  Anyway, I first read The Time Traveler’s Wife a few … Continue reading

Canada Reads

I first heard about CBC’s Canada Reads when I was in university (I was an English major). I have never really followed it before but had checked their website on occasion to see what books had won and what books were chosen. One of my favourite books in the world, In the Skin of a … Continue reading