Entries by Jaclyn Dawn


The Radio Adventure

Last month after I posted my first blog, Mom told me that Dymphny Dronyk from Writer’s Block at CJSW liked my blog and said I could go check out the station when Mom did her interview. So a few days later, we drove all the way to Calgary. It was a long cold walk to […]


The Inquirer: Release Day Celebration

Traditionally publishing a book was a childhood dream. Like with most things imagined at six years old, publishing has been slightly more complicated than anticipated. Two things, however, were exactly how I imagined: Seeing my book on the shelf at Chapters for the first time. The release day celebration. On October 1st, The Inquirer officially […]

It’s Launch Time!

Mom and I always go to libraries, bookstores, book fairs, and launches together. Now Mom’s book is coming out! We went to some other launches to get ideas. We saw Hunter the Edmonton Oilers mascot at the book launch for Grit and Glory by Lorna Shultz-Nicholson. I had a dance off with him. Mom’s book […]

The Inquirer: The Origin Story

The idea for The Inquirer came to me in line at the grocery store. My eyes are always drawn to the headlines of the tabloids. Celebrities, politicians, business gurus, and anyone tangled amidst are at their mercy. The scandalous leads make me feel a bit anxious, and the positive ones are fewer and in smaller […]