Profile of Lillian Simmons

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  • From angst to zen, pathos to peace

    Brent Beshara’s spiritual take on empowering your life sounds downright practical. It involves preparation, strategy and the ability to see ...

  • Ken Tizzard returns with Bad Intent

    From Toronto’s Air Canada Centre to the “dark cabarets in Northern Russia,” Ken Tizzard has performed at diverse venues in his more than 15 years ...

  • Digging deeper

    For the archeology team at Cupids, the ground must seem as giving as the sea did when Europeans first fished there. “You can pretty much dig ...

  • Making the most of time

    In October 1612 John Guy and a crew of 13 headed out from Cupids to Trinity Bay in the vessel “Indeavour.” Alongside them was a smaller vessel, a ...

  • Newfoundland author, filmmaker seeking help with project

    "They say if you turn around in a supermarket in Los Angeles and say to the guy next to you, 'How's your script going?' he'll say 'I'm having ...

  • Smooth sailing

    Jerry Veitch is one of those Newfoundlanders who could put an arse in a catamaran. But his specialty is sailboats. And if sailboats could be ...

  • Wrenmaker and moonshiner

    The only black eye John Ryan ever got happened in 1951, before he was even born. While his mom was going through the pangs of labour inside the ...

  • A free hand makes a sharp point

    The cushion Jane Prior picks up from a window seat in her kitchen is cased in a colourful, finely stitched pattern. “This is petit point canvas ...

  • Not quite as mad as a March Hare …

    “He’s as mad as a March hare!” That phrase, in use since at least the mid-16th century, alludes to the unpredictable antics and loony behaviour ...

  • In the Presence of Absence

    For much of his life, Clifford George has felt the lure of distant images, whispering echoes calling to him over the expanse of time.His upcoming ...