A  'THANK YOU'  to Carolyn Carson, who wrote to me
"I love the thought of a virtual extension of the cafe."
Here you are: THE GRAND OPENING OF.....A SPHERE..!

A week late. My birth was a week late.
A  'THANK YOU'  to my Partner Finance, IRIS,  to first
Partner and Manager, 1st son,  WILLIAM TEN HOLDER.

A  'THANK YOU'  to DEAN BLACK: superior performance;
Brian Walker, Jim Wilcox, Jessica Tate, Erin Jackson,
Iona Greenham, Kelly Lafleur, Erin Jackson, Mim Pearce,
Yvonne Brand, Britta Hansen, Nicole McGill, Anne-Marie
Haydon, KAREN MALONEY, Kaitland Murray, Lee-Ann
McGovern, Peter Hatfield, Brian Paquette, Guy Rivet,
Stephan Smith, Genevieve Desjardins, Claudia Cabri,
Maaike Bijker, Mindy Garfinkel, Brian Paquette!!
and 280 Staff Members who supported Cafe WIM and...

A  'THANK YOU'  to ALL THE GUESTS  (est. 1 million.) in
20 years and 7 months at 537 Sussex Drive. (now 'Social.')
From Parliament Hill, U.of Ottawa, Ottawa School of Art,
Ottawa School of Dance and Canadian Chess Federation.

V I R T U A L   C A F E   W I M   =  www.wimsically.com
"wimsical" as in D.Sayers' "Lord Peter Whimsey" and in the
sphere, 'Cafe Casablanca' suggested by John GOGHLAN.
H.Bogaert, "Play it again, Sam" "you must remember this.."
"As Time Goes By' '..the world will always welcome lovers..'

My acknowledgement went over the 3 line paragraphs.
My total love and gratefulness... O V E R F L O W I N G...!
All my INFORMATION following will be in 3 line paragraphs.

Stories, expressions, humor, love in the 70s, 80s, 90s that
you can check-out in the breaks of your present work-day.

You don't have to go to Cafe WIM at 537 Sussex Drive to-day.
You can....surprise!, flip-out my "device" and over (your)
coffee, amuse yourselfs with all that rummy cafe sphere.

H A P P Y   V I R T U A L   C A F E   W I M   T I M E   ( in 3
(three) liner paragraphs. Most people are willing to read
3 lines at-a-time, so I make it easy on you, as always, Wim

"Cafe WIM' in the 'SUN' by Nicole McGill, "Le WIM", Montreal
Gazette, "Metropolitan", "What's On", by Steven Horgan, "The
New York Times: 'Where to Eat', 37 weeks, "Michelin Guide",
France, "The Nieuwe Rotterdammer", "Haagsche Post" and
"The Telegraaf International" Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Cafe WIM in book form, 152 pages, ISBN 978-0-9812195-1-9
Published, 'Arbour House' 2e print Fe.'09. Write, 84 Bradford
Ottawa, K2B-5Y8. Few copies left. wim.tenholder@gmail.com
A nice surprice in the paying for things is...INTERAC.  WOW !
No more credit card hassle. Type your bank. Click transfer-
by interac. Choose 'account from'; enter amount, transfer to
e.g. wim.tenholder@gmail.com and I send my precious book.
$24.95/ NOW: $20.- Ottawa C. & West free delivery, other
vicinity, add:..$ 5.- for ground mail; tax is included. Fun. Wim

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Latest comments

07.09 | 19:54

Delightful. Contact, nice and gentle makes my Big Day.
Love you totally.

07.09 | 15:12

Whether blogs or books, your way with words is both whimsical and interesting. You are a delightful inspiration - please keep writing! Happy Birthday Dad 💝

04.05 | 10:09

Hello. I too would love a copy of the book. I spent many a happy afternoon and evening at Wim in my teens. It was a home away from home.

14.03 | 15:21

Where oh where or How do i buy the book ? i cannot find it :(

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