What readers are saying
[The story] just starts and goes, as life does, just this tiny slice of life, small but vast because of its specificity . . . snippets of everyday life that resonate with meaning.
P.P. in Toronto, Ontario
Unfolds in a sort of quiet but sure way that I am immediately there for and never lose track of . . . Funny in the way truth is funny.
N.S. in Cambridge, Ontario
I know that it’s fiction but it seems very real.
E.D. in Ottawa, Ontario
Poignant . . . insightful
C.W. in Owen Sound, Ontario
Beautiful and heart wrenching . . . brings the moment to life vividly with so few words.
K.L. in Orangeville, Ontario
Understated pathos . . . subtle but moving . . . light touches of humour
L.A. in Fredericton, New Brunswick
Spare writing – no words wasted
D.G. in Gananoque, Ontario
Margaret has a lively imagination and writes in a mature manner.
Mrs. L. Ellison, Grade 5 teacher at Drayton Junior Public School, Report Card, March 1970