Vicki Murphy is a self-described “writer, mother and hot mess” from Badger’s Quay, Newfoundland. She is an advertising creative director, a frequent Huffington Post contributor, and the creator of popular blog motherblogger.ca – where Vicki chronicles her misadventures in motherhood. She lives in Torbay, Newfoundland, with her husband Andrew and their son, Max.
Welcome to this month’s edition of Jules’ Tools for Social Change, a column that features a book, author or publisher whose work deals with issues of race, gender, sexuality, ability, colonialism, economic justice, or other social justice topics.
It's been a busy week prepping for a busy weekend: we'll be at both Word on the Street Toronto and WORD Vancouver this weekend! We hope to see many of you there but if you don't live in the GTA or Vancouver, we've gathered some bookish news and a hilarious book recommendation ... Read more
Anyone who is a fan of “Canadian Literature” will agree that the province of Newfoundland has been producing some amazing literary talent for quite some time now. Way back in the 1970s, five professors at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador had already recognized ... Read more
The fall is filled with fabulous literary festivals. Think author signings, readings, writing workshops — and the opportunity to discover great new books and meet Canadian publishers and editors.
Say hello to today's guest blogger, Vicki Murphy! We're big fans of her hilarious online confessional rants on motherhood over at MotherBlogger, and we're eagerly awaiting the October release of her first book, MotherFumbler: Delightfully Twisted Tales from the Creator of MotherBlogger.ca ... Read more
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