January 16, 2011 

I have been following the fascinating story of the reference case in B.C. on the issue of whether the laws prohibiting polygamy are constitutional. Reading through the heated discussions online, it occurred to me that this trial might excite some interest in my Izzie mystery, Leaving Heaven. It is more…

January 15, 2011

We are pet free this year. I am not happy about this state of affairs. Last year in Colima, we had several parakeets, four angel fish, and, of course, the saintly Maggie, our German Shepherd (may she rest in peace). We used to have an African Grey parrot. Out of…

January 7, 2011

A friend of mine wrote about her recent trip to Cuba. My mother, Grace, was in Havana in 1939 after the New York World’s Fair and my grandmother in about 1909. It would be interesting to hear their stories. I remember my mother describing Havana as one big nightclub. (She…

EVENTS SCHEDULE for Roberta Rich, The Midwife of Venice

Wednesday February 16th 7:30pm - EVENT: Authors @ Harbourfront, For tickets and more information please visit: http://www.readings.org/?q=weekly/authors_weekly_event Thursday February 17th 6:00pm - EVENT: Bonnie Stern Bookclub Dinner and book talk For tickets and more information please visit: http://foodnews.bonniestern.com/ Victoria B.C.:  June 3 -5, 2011 Bloody Words conference- Panel discussion *…