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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Walter Mason reads a book about Paris, singing and a writer's belonging
I have never been to Paris (a lapse I intend to remedy this year) but I have always loved it, chiefly through the books written about it and...
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Poet Michele Seminara on late blooming, ordinariness and Rainer Maria Rilke
Rainer Maria Rilke ’s Letters to a Young Poet were, and still are, a tremendous gift – an outpouring of wisdom and affection towards ...
Friday, March 4, 2016
Meg Welchman - cancer survivor, journal writer, psychologist, mother, artist, great woman! - tells her story
Meg Welchman has a story worth telling. And courage we can be inspired by, and learn from. She has been forced by recurrent illness...
The Evolution of "Shards of Ice"
We asked Minnie Biggs, author of Shards of Ice , and first-time author in her older age, to reflect on her creative process. Her words follo...
Monday, January 4, 2016
Shards of Ice: a memoir of Antarctica, grief and survival
Joyce Kornblatt is one of our most insightful reviewers, writers and teachers of writing. Here she shares particularly personal thoughts ab...
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Walter Mason on the books he'll be re-reading in 2016
I recently read an article on the importance of re-reading, and I have always been an advocate of keeping your favourites on a permament rot...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Walter Mason suggests 11 introductory books on Buddhism
Have you ever wanted to learn more about Buddhism but don’t know where to begin? Most people are shy, especially at first, to just hea...
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