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Barbara Burgess is a Canadian author from Montreal, Canada. A number of her novels are set in Quebec, Canada, while others are set in India, Wales, England, and Asia.

A member of the Quebec Writers’ Federation, she worked for the late Paul Almond (a Canadian filmmaker and writer) as copy editor of the Alford Saga and publicist for Almond, working in collaboration with his Canadian publishing house. She continues to work as a freelance editor and publicist for several Canadian authors. Burgess is an English and history teacher.

Burgess helped organize a tribute to Paul Almond held at the Westmount Public Library, at which she spoke along with Roch Carrier and a number of other Canadian authors and speakers. She has been interviewed for CBC ra
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Barbara C. Burgess The first thing is never think it's a real block. It's just a pause between one project or one thought and the next. There is a waiting or incubation …moreThe first thing is never think it's a real block. It's just a pause between one project or one thought and the next. There is a waiting or incubation period in which the seeds of ideas must germinate before they can blossom and fructify. I find that when I go on a walk and think about a book I am writing, ideas often come to me. Another great source of meditation is daily practice of meditation.(less)
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Journal Epik feature of my novel set in Quebec

It was a great honour for me to be reviewed, interviewed, and featured in April 2018 by Yvan Roy, the publisher and editor of Journal Epik. The novel is set in Cacouna, one of the most beautiful villages in the Lower Saint Lawrence region of Quebec. And Journal Epik is based in that area, too.
http://journalepik.com/actualite.php

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