Pamela Drouin

John the Impostor [guest post]

This post was anonymously written as part of Blog Secret Santa. There's a list of all Secret Santa posts, including one written by Pamela Drouin, on Santa's list of 2014 gift posts.

My (very large) extended family has a story about John the Imposter. You see, at one point, there was a patriarch named John. Things get . . .

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December 26, 2014

The Chapter Next

So, it was an interesting start to Summer 2014. And by interesting, I mean the following occurred:

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August 11, 2014

Uprooting for a SEA Change

In which I really give notice

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The Shorter Bit

I'm very excited to share that my partner and I (as well as our pup, Pintxo) are relocating to Seattle, the city of my choice. We had talked about moving with no jobs if it came to it, but thankfully my very talented partner secured a fantastic position at a school at which she'll make great . . .

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May 12, 2014

Long Time, No Write

Well, that's not entirely true.

Since my first post in November 2013, I wrote a gift for Blog Secret Santa in December. Having a deadline to write for someone I respect did wonders for my writing stage fright. I also loved the entire process I used, it reminded me of writing English Literature papers: close readings of the text, . . .

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April 10, 2014

Perfecting The Internet: A Stranger Berates Pamela Drouin

This post was anonymously written as part of Blog Secret Santa. There's a list of all Secret Santa posts, including one written by Pamela Drouin, on Santa's list of 2013 gift posts.

Welcome to what will probably be the second ever post on Pamela Drouin's Silvrback blog. I'm Secret Santa, and I'll be your anonymous . . .

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December 24, 2013

"Start typing content here..."

First impressions of the hosted markdown blog, Silvrback

Months ago, a dear friend tweeted about Silvrback. I followed the link and became instantly enamored of the product.

I’ve been reading articles on Medium for many months now, and even published my first post ever there. I . . .

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November 20, 2013

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