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Lisa Timpf

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Lisa Timpf is a retired human resources and communications professional who lives in Simcoe, Ontario.

Her writing has appeared in a number of venues, including Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Very Good, Very Bad Dog, New Myths, Third Flatiron, and Scifaikuest.

She has self-published a collection of creative non-fiction and poetry entitled A Trail That Twines: Reflections on Life and Nature, and wrote a non-fiction book about a tennis club in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia entitled St. George's Lawn Tennis Club: The First Hundred Years.

A graduate of McMaster University's Physical Education program, Ms. Timpf also completed course work toward an MSc in Sport History at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

When not writing, Lisa enjoys cycling a
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Lisa Timpf Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and his wife Reine-Marie, from Louise Penny's books. There's a sense of mutual respect and support between them. Both A…moreChief Inspector Armand Gamache and his wife Reine-Marie, from Louise Penny's books. There's a sense of mutual respect and support between them. Both Armand and Reine-Marie are accomplished in their own right. And, they're down-to-earth, likeable characters, to boot.

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In her short story collection And the Angels Sang, Lorina Stephens brings us 17 short stories of varying lengths and themes. Some have been previously published in publications such as On Spec, Maple Syrup Simmering, The Blotter, and Sword & Sorceres ...more
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