Everyone has a story in them. My job is to find it and tell it in a way that inspires others.
The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence
Writing’s hard. Having written is bliss.
- Print journalist for 30 years at Toronto Star, Canadian Press, Gemini News Service in London and Montreal Gazette.
- Covered everything from the Velvet Revolution in the former Czechoslovakia to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, to post-genocide Rwanda.
- Won awards from Amnesty International, Beyond Borders, Canadian Institutes for Health Research, National Newspaper Awards and the Quebec Federation of Journalists.
- One investigation resulted in largest class action settlement in Canada against religious order.
- Taught journalism in Rwanda.
- Named as one of 15 Montrealers changing the world
Having to rely on spellcheck.