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Paul Shore

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Paul Shore is an award-winning author and technology industry veteran who has worked around the globe. His drive to embrace new challenges has seen Paul involved in a variety of pursuits. After the software startup he was with in France was acquired by computer chip maker Broadcom in 1999, Paul returned to Vancouver and led the company’s voice-over-internet group for years. Marrying a talent for business with a passion for sport and community, Shore pursued a role in the world of sports and spent an inspiring, and at times physically risky, few years working for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games. He has also regularly dedicated energy to volunteerism, while living in Whistler with his wife and children and exploring the mountains and oc ...more

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"Not much meat"?

Writing has reminded me to how important it is to always KEEP AN EVEN KEEL! Whenever you put yourself out there by taking risks and pursuing new endeavours, you open yourself up to encouragement and praise, and to criticism too.  When I saw the book review below, entitled "NOT MUCH MEAT", pop up on the Amazon book page of my travel memoir Uncorked, I have to admit that it hurt to absorb it.  Th... Read more of this blog post »
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A sweet family story, whose bright illustrations will capture the attention of any child who has travelled abroad. A day-trip to a ancient and scenic French village is a mini-adventure that children will remember for a lifetime.
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Uncorked by Paul  Shore
"Interesting story in living in southern France for a year. He tried to fit in speaking the language and understanding the culture of France."
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"This was an entertaining memoir of a Canadian high tech guy's year living in the south of France. Being a sporty kind of a guy he decides he wants to learn pétanque, a game played mostly by older gentlemen outside, with metal balls. It turns out y..." Read more of this review »
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"Sweet book about the development of a person through his year thrown into a different business and social culture and how he navigates it through a game. His relationship with his coach is an complicated and strategic as the game."
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Just finished "Indian Horse" by Richard Wagamese ... so sad to have lost him this past year. What a brilliantly told and touching story. So much we can learn from within it. "How are we gonna play the game?"... "Together, like we shoulda all along". ...more
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Paul Shore If you happen to be in Whistler this Friday night... please consider coming out to what is sure to be a fun night of readings at the Whistler Writers Festival's "Open Lives" event...

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