Sites of Note

Noteable and noteworthy sites and blogs. Explore and enjoy!

Seen and Heard in Edmonton
Seen and Heard in Edmonton is the absolute best place to explore the blog and podcast scene in Edmonton. It’s the work of Karen Unland, who has devoted herself to showcasing new media in this northern town. Karen is a gem, and I want to thank her every time I get an email update. Check out her site!

Reading In Bed
Reading in Bed is a review blog, the work of Laura Frey, an Edmonton blogger and writer. Her site is interesting, informative, and often quirky. She has a passion for the Edmonton literary scene and everything Can lit.

Thomas Wharton’s Homepage
Thomas Wharton is an Edmonton writer, who teaches creative writing at the University of Alberta. His work is eclectic and often unusual—from glaciers to time-travelling moose. Check out his site and explore the Perilous Realm, his young adult trilogy set in the land of Story.

SurLaLune Fairy Tales
A site for everything related to fairy tales. You can find here electronic versions of every fairy tale you ever read or can’t quite remember. It’s a wealth of information for anyone with an interest in stories.

Angie Abdou’s Homepage
Angie Abdou is a novelist and a true western Canadian writer—if there is such a thing, she’s it. She teaches creative writing for Athabasca University, and she’s one of those writers who allows unlikeable characters to tell their stories. A fine writer and an engaging speaker.