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Roxanne Tellier – Closing A Circle

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , on March 31, 2019 by segarini

Sometimes grief will steal the words right out of you. All morning I have struggled with how I could possibly explain how devastating and final it feels to know that my aunt Pat is gone.

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Brand New Year with Good Old Peter….

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 17, 2019 by segarini

Time once again for my weekly randomly arranged parade of letters, numbers and images. 2018 is “finis”, so let’s take a brief look at it and see what may be looming on the horizon as well.

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Roxanne Tellier – Mother’s Day, CMW and This is America

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 13, 2018 by segarini

My mother has been gone since April of 1992 … 26 years ago. There are days when it feels like we were playing a spirited game of Rummoli only yesterday, and other days when I can’t remember what it was like to have my own little family.  After my mum and grandmother died just days apart in that horrible year, the tenuous link we had with Montreal was broken. While I’ve been ‘home’ a few times since then, Quebec hasn’t really drawn me back for decades.

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JAIMIE VERNON – CEMETERY COP 2 – Chapter 6 (excerpt)

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on December 3, 2016 by segarini

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BILLY GOAT GRUFF
Billy was the security guard that trained me. I got to know him, not in person, but through his legend. When I worked, he was off, and vice versa, so we rarely ever crossed paths. Occasionally, he’d pop by on his day off to say hello to the staff, and would come around to see how I was doing. I was the newbie, and he wanted to make sure that a) the staff was treating me well, and b) that I wasn’t fucking anything up.
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JAIMIE VERNON – CEMETERY COP: SNEAK PEEK

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 17, 2016 by segarini

jaimie-vernon_viletones Here are a few more snippets from the upcoming ‘True Tales of a Cemetery Cop’ book. It will be released as a paperback and eBook on October 3. You can read the first four chapters here for free:
http://gwntertainment.wixsite.com/cemeterycop
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JAIMIE VERNON – CEMETERY COP: CHAPTER FIVE

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 10, 2016 by segarini

Jaimie Vernon_Viletones During the hiatus I published more chapters of my upcoming ‘True Tales of a Cemetery Cop’ book on my website. It will be released as a paperback and eBook on October 3. You can read the first four chapters here for free:
http://gwntertainment.wixsite.com/cemeterycop

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JAIMIE VERNON – CEMETERY COP: CHAPTER TWO

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 20, 2016 by segarini

Jaimie Vernon_Viletones

For a year now folks on Facebook have been asking me to write a book about my work in a number of cemeteries. The process has begun. Last week, we shared Chapter One here in DBAWIS. This week we continue with the sneak preview. Here for your reading pleasure is CHAPTER TWO….

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