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 #10: The Marvellous City Don’t do it. That’s the gist of the advice I got from my friends about going to Rio de Janeiro. It’s a bad time to visit, they said. The violence is out of control. Just don’t do it. I told them I had to go. Spending five months in Brazil…