“No resident should ever get a say in what happens immediately abutting their house. Because we are all conservative protectionist assholes with no civic vision when it comes to our own elbow room.”
“Mohamed is a bayman. No one had told me that all the Syrians I had known until I met him were of the ‘townie’ persuasion.”
The event is free and organizers will try to make rides available to anyone who would like to attend. To coordinate a ride contact Elise Thorbeast before noon on the day of the event.
Most recently, InnovateNL seeded a local farm with $140,000 to expand its operations. The $140,000 will support Bickerstaffe Farms and Nurseries in developing ways to grow small fruits and green crops year-round, despite our climate.
Wicked Wool Socks has received photos and messages from Newfoundlanders wearing their socks while hiking the Great Wall of China, partying in Amsterdam, riding a camel in the Middle East, and proudly being worn at military socials and government events.
Rock Paper Sex: The Oldest Profession in Canada’s Oldest City is a captivating snapshot of the sex industry in St. John’s.
In 2016, our provincial fisheries were valued at $1.4 billion, but their contributions beyond these pure economics are equally important. Fisheries are part of the cultural fabric of our province, support our blooming tourism industry, and provide employment in rural communities where alternate opportunities are scarce. They also provide nutritious, local, and tasty food.
“The level of engagement we’ve had through Everybody Eats illustrates how important the issue of food security and access to healthy, local food is for people across the province,” said Kristie Jameson, Executive Director of Food First NL.
Lahey is serving up her own ultra-modern, brooding spin on folk pop.
Noel learned she was pregnant with triplets just as she was preparing to begin her post-doctorate work in Seattle.
Having a job that puts you out of sync with the rest of the working world means becoming part of a subculture that lives its off hours in mirror opposite of everyone else.
“By painting herself in a moment of lost composure, White troubles a history of women being treated as beautiful objects in art.”
“There will be so many unique, lovingly crafted items for sale that you may be able to wrap up your holiday shopping early and skip the mall entirely this year.”
The Writers Trust of Canada’s Annual Journey Prize is awarded to the very best short story published in Canada every year.