HB Creativity's Second Annual Instant Hook Literary Literary Award is now open! Entrants are encouraged to submit the first 300 words or less of an unpublished novel. As the competition title suggests, the goal is to create an opening that commands attention and makes the reader wish for more. The...
Norma De Haarte
Norma De Haarte was born in Georgetown, Guyana, July 28, 1933. She graduated from Guyana's Teachers' College in 1966 and attended Brandon University in Manitoba, graduating in 1977 with a Bachelor's degree in teaching. She returned to Guyana and worked with the Ministry of Education as a guidance officer. In 1982, she returned to Canada. She is a teacher with the Etobicoke Board and is the mother of five, grandmother of eight.