Jane Eaton Hamilton

"At the bottom of the box is hope." – Ellis Avery.

Tag: Jane Rule

Books for Your Holiday Shopping

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Books by Queer Vancouver Authors for Everyone on Your Holiday Shopping List

Hiromi Goto, Jane Rule, Sarah Leavitt, Wayson Choy and I are recommended here for gift giving this year in a list compiled by Casey Stepaniuk. I was hanging out with Jane Rule when she wrote ‘After the Fire’ and ‘Memory Board,’ so her inclusion here is very meaningful. In fact, the next novel I’m going to write if I ever finish the ones underway is going to be loosely based on her and her partner, Helen, although with a fabricated story to support that conceit.

Literary Mothers

A list of short essays about the writers who inspired.  I would add dozens to the list, but this morning I’ve been thinking about Jane Rule, who directly inspired me by taking me under her sizable wing, kids in tow, and giving me not just a role model, but a mom.

Inspirational Women Writers

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