Media: Misdirection Bashing

For fourteen years, I have listened regularly to La Première Chaîne primarily to improve my French but also I appreciate the journalism. I only recently started listening to the Radio Canada’s English radio programming to try to find balance (and reading Richler). I watch TV news in both languages. Learned: as much as the deux … [Read more…]

Convergence

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« Ne dis-moi pas que tu aimes ça ! » Deux ans déjà et Josée n’en revient toujours pas. Elle travaille à la caisse et en plein hivers sa peau est radieuse, toujours bronzée de son voyage annuel au sud. Dehors, une pluie froide d’avril tombe d’un ciel la couleur d’ardoise, fait fondre la neige … [Read more…]

Tsunami Dreams

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To each her nightmare. As a child, for years I dreamed that the world had morphed into a metal wiffle ball. Barefoot, lashed by wind that whistled through the hollow globe, I attempted to walk the struts, to not fall into the void. My feet ached from the cold, stuck to the metal. Losing the … [Read more…]