Profile of Pam Frampton

Pam Frampton is a columnist and the associate managing editor of The Telegram. She has a BA (Honours) in English Literature from Memorial University of Newfoundland and has worked as a journalist for more than 20 years. Originally from Trinity Bay, she lives in St. John’s. She is also chair of The Telegram’s literary prize committee, which oversees The Cuffer Prize.

All articles of Pam Frampton

  • Making the news: Part 1

    Readers, listeners and viewers may not spend much time thinking about this, but the truth is your nightly newscast or your morning paper or your ...

  • Places in the heart

    "On and on, the rain will say How fragile we are, how fragile we are." - From "Fragile," by Sting At St. John's International Airport, we watch ...

  • Look what youve done

    "If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one." - Mother Teresa It's Monday morning at The Gathering Place. Dappled light fills the ...

  • Independence day

    "He that never changes his opinions never corrects his mistakes, and will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today." - Tryon Edwards ...

  • Brother, can you spare a coat?

    They're just too lazy to look after themselves. That fellow's filthy. He probably belongs in the Waterford. Look at that old woman talking to ...

  • Tilting at windmills

    Danny Williams must be psyching himself up every morning by listening to the theme song to "Rocky." Maybe he should switch to "Why Can't We Be ...

  • There and here

    In San Baronto, in the Tuscan hills, an old man with a walker sits outside his custard-coloured house, soaking up the late-afternoon sun. This ...

  • Thanks, for everything

    I have a good friend whose neuroses are Woody Allenesque. He has a zest for life, which is probably why death looms so large in his ...

  • You've got mail

    There are legions of them, all over the world. All they have in common is a knowledge of English, a little computer savvy, some imagination and ...

  • Mind your (electronic) Ps and Qs

    St. John's - Working at a newspaper, you learn pretty quick that people like their news and they like it fast. Now, plenty of folks still like to ...