Annual Pilgrimage to The Trappistine Abbey

Five women writers made our annual pilgrimage to the Trappistine Abbey in Rogersville, NB. We travel by VIA Rail, which is a big part of the trip – catching up on all our news, reconnecting.

Once we’re there, we work, we play, we walk and talk and laugh ourselves silly, and come home rejuvenated. We are honoured by visits from Muffin, the abbey “greet-cat”, and on our walks in the fields behind the abbey are often accompanied by JJ, the extremely – and I mean extremely – energetic abbey retriever.

And guess what? I finished the edit of “Nix Minus One” while I was there, and sent it out as soon as I got home. I hope you’re impressed.

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Nix Minus One is geared for readers in Grade 7-8 and up.
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