Gabrielle divides her time between writing books, articles, and clinical materials for health professionals. She has received six national awards for her health journalism. She has written two books—Tokyo, My Everest, co-winner of the Canada-Japan Book Prize, and Waltzing The Tango, finalist in the Edna Staebler creative nonfiction award—and is working on two more.
WALTZING THE TANGO
“Lively, entertaining, and hilarious.” London Free Press
TOKYO, MY EVEREST
“Vivid, funny, and full of sharp observation.” Toronto Star
“A fantastic writer and a real pro.” Money Sense magazine
“By far the best writer I’ve ever worked with.” Working Well magazine
Post #9: The World’s Greatest Party I’m talking about Carnaval, of course. The official day falls right before Ash Wednesday, but the revelry starts a week earlier, with each new day upping the ante. To mark the official start of my personal Carnaval season, my friend Ya Ya made me a caipirinha with cachaça rum,…