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Bookends.

Jim Munro [1929 --Nov.22 2016 ],founder of one of the World's great bookstores.

Jim Munro [1929 –Nov.22 2016 ],founder of one of the World’s great bookstores.

I’m out of the game….Hineni….

Leonard Cohen.1934 -Nov.7th. 2016.

Leonard Cohen.1934 -Nov.7th. 2016.

A Passionate Canadian.

Mel Hurtig 1932 - 2 Aug.2016.

Mel Hurtig 1932 – 3 Aug.2016.

Hair erasing.

Margaret Atwood's political  piece on hair appeared and disappeared in the National Post while 'facts were checked'.

Margaret Atwood’s political piece on hair appeared and disappeared in the National Post while ‘facts were checked’.

From outer space: the Theremin.

 

Sean Micheals wins the Giller prize with his biography of Lerv Sergeivitch Terman, inventer of the Theremin.

Sean Micheals wins the Giller prize with his biography of Lerv Sergeivitch Terman, inventer of the Theremin.

Farewell to Hugh Davidson

Canadian Hugh Davidson, champion of the Arts,  May 1930 - July 2014

Canadian Hugh Davidson, champion of the Arts, May 1930 – July 2014

Lupine Lamentations for Farley Mowat

Famous Canadian Farley Mowat, a passionate and out-spoken environmentalist, adventurer and author of the internationally acclaimed book  "Never Cry Wolf",  has died at age 92.

Famous Canadian Farley Mowat, a passionate and out-spoken environmentalist, adventurer and author of the internationally acclaimed book “Never Cry Wolf”, has died at age 92.