I am struck by the ability of my model, Jocelyn Louise, to convey, in a simple glance, the pain of my main character as she tries to escape the memories of childhood trauma.
Living in church,
reading about God all the time,
getting callouses on my knees.
It doesn’t stop him.
My death stops him.
– Maire MacLachlan
He brushed the leaves aside and uncovered the most baffling double murder Vancouver has ever had.
– The Vancouver Province April 15, 1953