Monthly Archives: January 2011

How to Build a Creative Community

Start with Art. Art, like most Canadians, comes from small places. Margaret Laurence’s The Stone Angle takes place in Manawaka, her fictional mirror for Neepawa in Manitoba. Everything in Robertson Davies’ Deptford Trilogy begins with a snowball thrown in the … Continue reading

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America’s Heart of Darkness

America is grieving, although you’d never know it with all the pointing fingers. You have to hand it to our cousins to the south. When something rips through the heart of their sweet land of liberty, they don’t shy away … Continue reading

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