Category Archives: Writing

The Word Guild Awards

I am thrilled to pass on the news that my novel “Scars” was announced on June 13th as a winner at The Word Guild of Canada online awards gala. It won in the category Christian Fiction Books – Suspense/Speculative. It … Continue reading

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TWG Awards Short List

My novel “Scars” has made the short list for The Word Guild of Canada Awards. It was nominated in the Suspense & Speculative Fiction category. Congratulations also to Sara Davison for “Vigilant” and Janet Sketchley for “Hidden Secrets” who were … Continue reading

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My interview with Janice Dick

Check out the interview I did with Janice Dick on her website/blog. You can find it at The Tansy & Thistle Press at

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Book review of “SCARS”

Janice Dick (author of The Storm series and In Search of Freedom series) will be posting a review on my novel “Scars” on her website/blog on April 14th. Check it out at

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Internet Radio interview

Tune into HopeStreamRadio on the internet and check out my interview with Ron Hughes regarding my novel “Scars”. It’s listed under Author Interviews.

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Novel Contest!

I’m excited to announce that the manuscript for my mystery novel “Scars” has been selected by Word Alive Press as the winner of their fiction novel contest. It should be published within the next 6-12 months.

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Learning and Teaching

One of the hats I wear is as a Clinical Professor of Medicine with the Department of Family Practice at the University of Saskatchewan. In this role I host final year medical students at my office for a two week … Continue reading

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The Resident – Part 4 (Fiction by Dr. Kevin Dautremont)

(Hint: For maximum enjoyment be sure to read Parts 1-3 first.) It should have been a good weekend. Cudworth was still away and Yakov and I were on the surgical trauma team covering the emergency room. It should have been … Continue reading

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Only the Lonely – or – Get Thee to a Conference!

Writing is a solitary occupation. Whether the writer is an amateur just starting to struggle with the nuances of point of view and active verbs, (like me), or a professional typing away to meet the latest deadline, he or she … Continue reading

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Famous (?) quotes

Here’s one I like even though I have yet to experience a writing deadline. “I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.” Douglas Adams – English humorist and novelist¬†¬†

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