‘Treasured Memories’

‘Treasured Memories
Brushed with Love’


This is a  book of 71 short stories of paintings and the fascinating experiences that go with them.  They are about Kingston and Area except for a few from her time in Germany.

Enjoy reading such titles as Perseverance Soup, Faith and Fate with Mr. Blue Eyes, Tea for Two, My Treasure Chest, After a Funeral, Rosemary’s Bathroom Experiences,  The Top of the World, The Haunted House in Lansdowne,  As Good as it Gets, The Man in the Red Shirt, Sammy Newt, 1937 Dodge Deluxe,  Down Life’s Road (revisited), The Block and Cleaver, Cornerstone, A-One Clothing Store, Vandervoort’s, Morrison’s Restaurant, and much more about Downtown Kingston.

Rosemary's Bathroom Germany

Find out why Shirley doesn’t believe in coincidences, feels everything is for a reason and is open to being lead to all kinds of interesting places and experiences, Read how she senses ghosts and how they were screaming at her when she went on a tour of the Kingston Penitentiary.  Find out the eerie experience that stopped her from ever telling fortunes again.  Why was she so interested in the Broom Factory?

Besides painting and writing stories Shirley loves History.  She enjoys looking into the history behind the subjects she paints to add to her stories.

Because Shirley’s Book Launch will have to be postponed until groups are permitted to be together, she is selling books safely at her door at 361 Weller Ave. Place (near Division St.) Just call Shirley  at 613 549 8360 to arrange.  She puts a book in a bag over the mailbox. $25.  Cash or cheque can go in the mail box.