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Watershed Book Launch - Shared screen with speaker view
Mirjam and Paul
22:34
Hello Doey and Josee! Your mom and dad and Mirjam and Paul are very excited to be here.
Audrey
22:58
I cant hear you and not sure why
Matt Knapik
22:58
When life gives you water...
Matt Knapik
23:05
write Watershed
Sarah
23:13
And Ireland!
Michelle Phaneuf
29:32
So beautiful. Thank you so much
calma
31:08
Thank you Cheryl that was so lovely
Sylvia’s iPad
33:26
hello from
Audrey
33:26
That was a truly heartwarming welcome! :)
Sylvia’s iPad
33:38
from Sherwood Park
Brenda's iPhone
34:00
❤️ from Ontario
merilyns
34:24
Virtual applause!!!!
Audrey
35:53
Hello from your cousin in Toronto! xo
Jilliane Yawney
36:31
<3
Lisa Richardson
37:04
Hello and Congratulations from Victoria
Cathy Bontje
37:47
Congratulations Doreen. what an accomplishment
Lisa Richardson
37:48
❤️
Nancy Samuell
38:35
Hello from Huntsville, Ontario. Hi Susan. ♥️
Susan Taylor
39:03
thanks for coming Nancy!
Mirjam and Paul
46:20
Love and Congratulations from your Mom and Dad!
JoAnn
46:45
congrats on appearing on the Globe Spring reading list last week!
MDMCCLURG
47:41
what did Doreen use as 'research', so to speak, to visualize and make predictions for the setting of novel in the 2050s
Michelle Phaneuf
49:14
It’s a bit disconcerting to read passages of Calgary that are reflective of what is happening right now in this time of Covid, What are your own thoughts about this.
Emily Saso
49:18
what are you working on now...
Shannon
49:41
congrats Doreen, curious about your journey of going through the writing process,how long did it take, what did you learn about yourself?
calma
50:06
Did you have a schedule to write? Did you write every day?
Min Woolcott
50:30
Hello! A question for Doreen: how were you able to keep all of the novel, s elements alive and in continuity for over 10 years?
martini
51:03
Hi and congratulations Doreen, from Cheryl Foggo and Clem Martini. It was wonderful to hear you sing. Does music play a role in the novel?
Ellen's iPad
51:42
Doreen, what do hope readers will take from reading your novel?
Jilliane's iPhone
51:46
That’s a beautiful outlook on The Great Slowdown. Thanks Doreen.
Jilliane's iPhone
54:30
Thank you for normalizing rejection as part of the success process!
Marilyn Jones
55:42
thank you for that word “resilience”. my son lives in Calgary and I worry for Alberta.
Gordon Churchill
56:14
You have been engaged in the Oral Storytelling community in the last few years. How has that changed your novel?
Lori Gandy
58:55
Hi Doreen from Ottawa! When you were developing your novel concept, did you have a clear idea of who your characters would be, or did they surprise you in who they became in the end? (So proud of your achievement! Much love, Lori
calma
59:13
Congratulations Doreen. You are inspiring me to get back to writing.
Sarah
59:34
Huge congratulations on a wonderful achievement. Delighted to have been able to celebrate with you virtually!
Hello
59:43
Congatulations, Doreen. - well presented and interesting Book Launch. thank you. Sylvia from Storytelling Alberta.
Michelle Phaneuf
01:00:12
So proud of you Doreen and honoured to be part of your life. I hope you are able to celebrate this amazing milestone!
Cathy Bontje
01:00:32
-Thank you so much for figuring out how to do this virtual book launch . It just makes me more excited to get my copy. And it will make Christmas shopping so easy this year.
Shaun
01:00:48
Brava, Doreen! A wonderful addition to Calgary’s literature.
Barbara
01:00:50
Beautiful launch, Doreen!
leonatheis
01:00:51
Thank you all for this reading and conversation. Congratulations, Doreen.
Bethany Ellis
01:00:57
Hello Doreen, I’m going to ask you more questions about your process when I next see you. Well done!
hahnel
01:01:01
Congratulations on a fabulous online launch, Doreen! Enjoyed Watershed so much!
Vera Goodman
01:01:09
Congratulations. This is such an accomplishment. Can't wait to read it!
Naomi Lewis
01:01:25
Wonderful, Doreen! Congratulations!
Denise Barr
01:01:33
congratulations Doreen! you're amazing
Vera Goodman
01:01:39
Me is Vera Goodman!
merilyns
01:01:53
Such a pleasure to wander the wilderness with you! merilyn
Robert Vanderzweerde
01:01:57
Great book launch and congratulations once again. Question, when will the ebook be available?
Susan Taylor
01:02:09
Congratulations Doreen and thank you so much for this wonderful opportunity to connect with your writing and reading community. I’m very excited to receive my copy soon. stay well and keep writing!
Maureen Motter-Hodgson
01:02:11
Congratulations Doreen! I look forward to purchasing the book. A terrific virtual launch! Nice work Josepha on moderating.
Kelsey
01:02:11
Ebook will be available this week :)
Teresa
01:02:25
congratulations Doreen
Rona Altrows
01:03:30
Congratulations, Doreen! Your tenacity has paid off. Toldja! xo
Karen Blunt
01:03:49
My copy of Watershed arrived yesterday! Congratulations, Doreen! I can't wait to spend time getting to know Willa and Daniel!
iPad (3)
01:04:26
Most excellent virtual book launch...
Florence Scott-Wilson
01:04:29
Great book launch Doreen. Congrats!
Min Woolcott
01:04:38
A gold-letter day for you Doreen! such a wonderful read! suspense, romance, family dynamics happening on a landscape depicted with striking imagery— so good!
barb
01:04:54
It was my privilege to get to work with you on your beautiful book! Congratulations. And cheers!
mary’s iPhone
01:05:15
congrats Doreen
Brenda's iPhone
01:05:49
Hugs and congrats Doreen. Looking forward to reading it! ❤️
Matt Knapik
01:06:13
Congrats AD! And shout-out to all the other family members nervously reading through Watershed, trying to figure out if any character is obviously based on you lol
Elena Schacherl
01:06:41
Congratulations Doreen! Climate change is a subject I'm particularly interested in and have even written a short story on the topic. Look forward to reading Watershed!
Audrey
01:07:13
Congratulations! Best wishes from Audrey, Wanda and Linda Vanderstoop xoxo
leonatheis
01:07:27
Also: gorgeous cover!
Diane Knapik
01:07:41
Congrats, Auntie Doey! It is such an accomplishment, and I'm so impressed by what you have done! Thanks Uncle Mike for being such an excellent tech host, and thanks to Auntie J for being such a talented MC.
Matt Knapik
01:11:09
bravo!
Kelsey
01:11:11
Thanks everyone so much for joining us this afternoon!
Judy Paterson
01:11:30
great event!
Florence Scott-Wilson
01:11:30
Beautiful song to share
Mirjam and Paul
01:12:00
clap clap clap clap clap yay clap clap clap
Susan Carpenter
01:12:03
wonderful words and notes. thank you my friend. love the book and you😍🤩
suzannecraik
01:12:20
Perfect song to sing Doreen! I loved singing along with you. Congrats!
Susan Carpenter
01:12:21
👏🤑💕🎉
Audrey
01:12:22
We loved being here with you! And we sang along in harmony!!
Bethany Ellis
01:12:23
Looking forward to reading the book when Gaudry’s gets it to me
kevinmccabe
01:12:27
Congratulations Doreen- Cannot wait to read the book!
Florence Scott-Wilson
01:12:30
Thanks Josee
Gilaine
01:12:35
Thank you and congratulations. Please stay safe from Gilaine Porter
Jilliane's iPhone
01:12:39
bye!