Inge Bremer-Trueman

Inge Liselotte Trueman: This week we lost our dear Inge, writer, constant friend, grandmother, one-time pilot and drag racer. You shot from the hip and railed against demagogues and charlatans with sarcastic wit, compassion and a sprinkle of swear words. … Continue reading


Two books were added to the Crabapple Mews orchard in the past year. Impact: Women Writing After Concussion is an anthology edited by E. D. and Jane, and published by University of Alberta Press. The book is full of personal essays … Continue reading

The book men should read

A wonderful review of Writing Menopause appears in the most recent issue of the journal, Canadian Woman Studies. We’ve been waiting for this one and are thrilled. Writing Menopause is not the book you read to find medical explanations or treatment suggestions for night … Continue reading

Vancouver Writing Menopause Event

The long anticipated Vancouver Writing Menopause book event happens on March 29, 2018 at the Vancouver Public Library, Kitsilano Branch. This “revolutionary collection of work” continues to be relevant, giving voice to an often stigmatized and yet highly universal life experience. Four local area contributors – Rhona McAdam, Leanna McLennan, Jane Silcott … Continue reading

A great start to our book tour

Jane, myself, and our amazing author-contributors are grateful to all who helped fill Calgary’s Shelf Life Books last night and usher in the Writing Menopause anthology. We celebrated, we shared stories, we toasted the launch of this revolutionary collaboration, and … Continue reading

Two spring books for the orchard

Writing Menopause This Thursday, May 25, Jane Cawthorne and E.D. Morin kick off their book tour for Writing Menopause: An Anthology of Fiction, Poetry and Creative Non-fiction, at Shelf Life Books. Please join the editors to celebrate the launch with seven other … Continue reading

Writing Menopause – book tour

After a three-year gestation period, editors Jane Cawthorne and E.D. Morin are pleased to release Writing Menopause: An Anthology of Fiction, Poetry and Creative Non-fiction, published by Inanna Publications. We would be pleased if you could join us to celebrate this literary labour of … Continue reading