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My Life in 8 Words
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Jesus Christ: Thank you.
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Huck Finn.
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. Words that can't be written on a family website.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Ice hockey.
January 08, 2009
Life is good when you can skate into the beer tent.
The tent sits on a frozen lake ringed by snow-covered pines in the tiny town of Plaster Rock in New Brunswick, Canada. Each February, a dozen of us travel hundreds of miles there to skate in the World Pond Hockey Championship.
I’ve been playing hockey for more than forty years, since my dad taught me to skate on the outdoor rink at RougePark in see more