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Tori L. Ridgewood

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in Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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After her first heartbreak, Tori found solace in two things: reading romance novels and listening to an after-dark radio program called Lovers and Other Strangers. Throughout the summer and fall of 1990, the new kid in town found reading fiction and writing her own short stories gave her a much needed creative outlet. Determined to become a published author, Tori amassed stacks of notebooks and boxes of filed-away stories, most only half-finished before another idea would overtake her and demand to be written down. Then, while on parental leave with her second baby, one story formed and refused to be packed away. Between teaching full-time, parenting, and life in general, it would take almost seven years before the first novel in her first ...more

Well. It’s been about six months since my last blog post. This simply will not do!


If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter, you’ll know that I’ve been alive and up to some mischief!


Some highlights (in chronological order):



Revised the 24 Hour Play Writing Challenge as an online event — learned some lessons on what works and what doesn’t. I suspect the success of an event like this is all about th... Read more of this blog post »
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Mist and Midnight

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Telltale Signs (Romance)
1 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:33PM
Description: A Hallowe'en theme short story in the anthology "Spellbound 2011" by Melange Books.
"Mist and Midnight" (Romance)
1 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:33PM
Description: Excerpt from the novella in the anthology, "Midnight Thirsts" (Melange Books)
Paper Routine (Drama)
1 chapters   —   updated Feb 26, 2012 07:04PM
Description: I entered this story in the CBC Canada Writes Short Story Contest (creative non-fiction). It did not make the long list, but several readers have told me they enjoyed it. I have included an excerpt for your perusal.
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