Fellow Canadian, Rod Raglin, on Life, School, and Writing

  Welcome to another first timer to the blog! Canadian author & photographer, Rod Raglin!   Rod Raglin is a Canadian journalist, photographer and self-published author of 13 novels, two plays and a collection of short stories. His short fiction has been published in several online publications and aired nationally on CBC radio. He’s been a prize winner in Vancouver West End Writers’ Poetry Competition.  He lives in Vancouver, BC, where he is the publisher and editor of an online community newspaper.   He loves cats, is lukewarm on people and prefers to spend his time alone in his head creating stories very few people read, or in the woods (alone again) shooting photos very few people see.   Buy links for all my books: Facebook: Twitter: Blog: Photography (in case you want to take a peek)  https://rodrag

Today's feature is Mandy Eve-Barnett, author of The Commodore's Gift and The Rython Kingdom

  Welcome to a local Alberta Author!  I'm excited to feature Mandy again and share her newest works! Mandy Eve-Barnett is a multi-genre author writing children’s, YA and adult books. Every story has a basis of love, nature, magic and mystery. Her passion for writing emerged later in life and she is making up for lost time. With ten books published since 2011 and another eight awaiting the editing process, she indulges her Muse in creative as well as freelance writing.  Mandy regularly blogs at , where she encourages, and supports the networking of writers and readers alike.  She is also prolific on social media. Mandy is currently the Secretary of her local writers group, the Writers Foundation of Strathcona County, she hosts the monthly Writers Circle meetings and creates weekly writing prompts for the website. She is past Secretary of the Alberta Authors Cooperative and past President of the Arts & Culture Council of Strathcona County Council.