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

  • Analyzing your favourite Christmas songs

    OK, so by now you've been listening to Christmas music for at least a month, and you've probably got a few beauts stuck in your head. I know I ...

  • A different kind of Christmas rush

    Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn't before! "Maybe Christmas," he thought, "doesn't come from a store. Maybe Christmas ... perhaps ... ...

  • T'is the season to be shopping

    God rest ye weary customer Let nothing you dismay If you bought faulty merchandise Just bring it back next day To get your return business We'll ...

  • Making the news: Part 2

    "It's amazing that the amount of news that happens in the world every day just exactly fits in the newspaper." - Jerry Seinfeld The old story ...

  • 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 ...