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At the beginning of this year, I was intrigued by Ruth Scurr's John Aubrey: My Own Life, a biography of a biographer that challenged the conservatism of biography.
Now the Writers' Union of Canada (TWUC) is confirming writers' incomes from writing have dropped 27 per cent since the last time they were surveyed, in 1998.
One day, several years ago, Arlene Merasty learned her father was writing a book. This was surprising news; her father was not an author, nor had he ever expressed any desire to write before.
The Toronto Star provides reviews of two historical fiction books that you can totally lose yourself in this month.
"Writers open our hearts and minds, and give us maps to our own selves."