Toronto Gardens is a blog for Toronto gardeners, written since 2006 by Helen and her sister Sarah Battersby. They thought the blog’s 10th anniversary in 2016 was the perfect time for a major site overhaul – and they’ve been rewarded by two Silver Medals in the Association for Garden Communicators (GWA) 2017 Media Awards.

In the Digital Media category, they won together for Overall Blog, and Helen won for Overall Writing. All Silver winners qualify to win Gold at the GWA conference in August. We’re cultivating a Zen attitude.

IMG_1048Even articulate people can become phobic when trying to write their own biography for a pitch, presentation or online blurb. Especially if the bio needs to venture outside the box. This simple strategy might get you started…or take your writing in a new direction. (more…)