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Category Archives: Travel


By The Purple Fig Book Reviews: Unbridled

When it comes to memoir writing, the degree to which an author is honest in describing their journey directly correlates to how deeply a reader will commit to connecting with the story. If they can tell the truth of their story and even come…


By Jo Anne Kenny Home is Where I Am with You

I left Toronto for Los Angeles in 1997. I told myself I would be gone for one year. That turned into three years in what felt like the clichéd blink-of-an-eye. I blamed it on the lack of seasons. That was 16 years ago.  I…


By Trish Bentley Food and the Cottage

After just returning from a week at a cottage that we rented with my sister and her family, I feel a little bit sad to be back in the city. Lapping up cool water under the hot sun, sipping on white wine from a…