December 25, 2020

Keynote Address and Award: International Women’s Day

It was an overflowing traditional community crowd and addressing issues of honour killing, female infanticide, domestic violence were difficult and imperative. The journey has just begun. There is not a society, or a single field, or a single culture that is immune to patriarchy. International Women’s Day comes with but one promise- may the reasons to break sexist habits be greater than the reasons to perpetuate it.
December 25, 2020

A Second Book Launch and A Book Tour of a Lifetime- India!

Gulmohar Hall at Indian Habitat Centre New-Delhi, was filled to capacity and FIVE Guest of Honour, with Amaryllis Publications launched Peacock in the Snow in the Indian Subcontinent.
December 24, 2020

Workshop: International Women’s’ Day-Toronto Library

Workshop on the process of writing, generating ideas and developing structure for your writing. Followed by a celebration of International Women’s Day with women’s journeys across continents, cultures, and generations. Journeys of adventure, love, courage, and hope.
December 24, 2020

Rowers Reading Series: So Much Love!

Presentation at Rowers Reading Series: So Much Love! Wonderful June evening spent amongst lovers of art who never fail to show up.
December 24, 2020

Brockton Writers Series Presentation

Nothing beats a cold evening than the warmth from a gathering of writers, readers, authors, and artists. Nothing is more foundational for the revival of a community than a fusion of thoughts, ideas, readings, and discussions on issues that matter to the heart and the mind. Presentation at Brockton Writers Series (BWS) on Wednesday, September 11 at Glad Day Bookshop, 499 Church Street, Toronto, starting at 6:30pm (PWYC). BWS showcases the diversity of Canadian literature and a mix of genres.
December 21, 2020

Author-Delegate: Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA)

There were great perks of being selected as an Author-Delegate for The Toronto International Festival of Authors: On the 40th Anniversary of Canada’s LARGEST Festival for Authors. I got to meet so many remarkable authors. […]