Author: Brenda Chapman

It's a rainy, October day in Ottawa to cap off a beautiful week of weather. I've been busy with writing stuff, but took last weekend off to spend our wedding anniversary in Perth overnight. A few photos of the autumn beauty to start today's post! I...

What a gorgeous autumn week we've had in the Ottawa Valley. Warm enough to wear only a t-shirt in the afternoon, which is mighty unusual for this time of year. The leaves have only just started turning in the city although the fall colours are...

A rainy Saturday morning this first weekend in October. It's a good day to snuggle in with a good book and a cup of tea. I had a busy week, book-wise, although much of it was spent in front of my laptop, editing Blind Date. This...

Greetings on the last Saturday in September. The two days of solid rain (with warnings even) kept me indoors working on book stuff. Not a bad thing really. I've been editing more than writing this week -- going through final changes on the Blind Date manuscript....

Good Saturday morning, almost afternoon! We're in the middle of a lovely mid-September weekend and I was up late last night with an outdoor bookclub. I also have a friend visiting that likes walks in the morning. George I've had a busy week, but mainly because of...

The heat of summer is over and the crisp, autumn nights are here. Time for me to start back blogging about the writing life. I hope you also had a chance to enjoy the long summer days. I've had a good summer, straying as far as...

Good May morning, everyone! The Ottawa weather has taken a turn into summer-like weather as the pandemic stay-at-home order was extended until June 2nd. This will be my last blog post until September although you can always follow me on Twitter (brendaAchapman), and Facebook & Instagram...

First day of May! This is usually my favourite month of the year. Trees in bloom, temperatures rising, tulips, daffodils ...

Well this April hasn't turned out to be my favourite month. Stricter Covid rules mean we cannot get together with anybody outside our household (i.e. in our case, me and Ted) until May 20th. With the exception of getting together outdoors with one other person...