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

  • There oughtta be a law

    "Although gold dust is precious, when it gets in your eyes it obstructs your vision."- Hsi-Tang Chih Tsang (735-814), renowned Zen master My ...

  • At last

    "The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it, but what he becomes by it." - John Ruskin, art critic, 1819-1900 My family's ...

  • Spread too thin

    When did we decide that women weren't beautiful unless they looked like they had just come off a hunger strike? What are we supposed to do, ...

  • Faith, hope and cruelty

    G. and I watched the mockumentary "Best in Show" last weekend. It's a hilarious look at the world of show dogs and their neurotic owners, and it ...

  • His Worship's foibles

    OK, let's see if we have his logic straight. Andy Wells gets a plum appointment to the Public Utilities Board and pledges publicly to follow the ...

  • See how they run

    "An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry." - T.S. Eliot ...

  • ... And lead us not into hypocrisy

    Surely the crowd down at the bunker on New Gower Street can't be serious. Reading about last week's St. John's city council meeting in The ...

  • Deliver us from arrogance

    "Behaviour which appears superficially correct but is intrinsically corrupt always irritates those who see below the surface." James Bryant ...

  • Miracles and wonders

    "My little dog - a heartbeat at my feet." - Edith Wharton, author, 1862-1937 A dog bounds out into the crisp winter night accompanied by one of ...

  • Im dreaming of a calm Christmas

    "Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall," Larry Wilde, American humourist ---- It ...