Journalism

SELECTED ARTICLES

Features

Travel and Profiles

Canadian Voyage Makes History

Freedom Fighter Dan O’Connell, Celtic Life International, Sept-Oct 2014

Voyage through the Outer Hebrides, Globe and Mail, Oct. 15, 2011

The Legacy of Farley Mowat, National Post, May 16, 2014

W.O. Mitchell Sees the Wind, Calgary Herald, 1998

Saying Goodbye to Sam Selvon, ARIEL: A Review of International English Literature, 1995


Opinions

Let’s invite Scotland to join Canada, Globe and Mail / April 4, 2017

The Discovery of the Century,Canadian Geographic, December 2014

Orthodoxy Defenders Hoist on Own Petard, Polar Record, online 2 October 2014

Arctic’s Preservative Power Over-Matched, The Globe and Mail, 28 September 2009

Mordecai: The Life and Times, Reviewing a book by Charles Foran, National Post, October 2010

Say Hello to Celtic Canada, Letter to the Editor /Halifax Chronicle Herald, 2015


Fun and Games

Points of View and Q&As

Introduction: The Teacher Surfaces

Unreliable Narrator Meets Andy MacDowell and Dean Koontz

Adventures in Second Person

Reverse Chronology

CANADA’S INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORES

Over the years, Canada’s independent bookstores have treated me wonderfully, and I encourage readers to support them. For a list of booksellers deserving of special thanks, please visit the Books page.