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

  • 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 ...

  • Justice goes holistic

    To those of us lucky enough to be on the outside looking in, the wheels of justice turn painfully slowly and one of them is wonky. Those within ...

  • Behind closed doors

    COMMENTARY Ah, thank goodness for freedom of information legislation. Because it can lend a measure of after-the-fact transparency to ...