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

  • Tell somebody

    Country music is three chords and the truth. Harlan Howard, songwriter, 1927-2002 Trina shuttles passengers back and forth from Halifax ...

  • Cruelty hits close to home

    The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. Mahatma Gandhi Visit the outdoor dog ...

  • Accidental tourists

    Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. Mark Twain Its nice to plan a holiday, to ...

  • Its so funny, how we dont talk anymore

    Hello? Hello? Oh good, youre there.Its so hard to reach a real, live human nowadays, I thought perhaps I was talking to a machine. Have you ...

  • More tongue than a logan

    I love language guttural German, sexy Spanish, eccentric English. It doesnt even matter if I dont know whats being said; there is pleasure in ...

  • Its been a bumper crop

    Agriculture in this province is a $500-million industry, so you can only wonder how much more profitable it would be if we could produce a decent ...

  • Forget Paris, think Portugal Cove

    What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new ...

  • The world according to golf

    It dont mean a thing if it aint got that swing. Duke Ellington (1899-1974) My ignorance of sports cannot be exaggerated. Sure, I played ...

  • Love is thicker than water

    Some see this as one of those greeting-card holidays dreamed up by a corporate marketing team to sell sentiment and flowers. Perhaps it is. But ...

  • Its only words

    I personally think we developed language because of our deep inner need to complain. American playwright Jane Wagner (b. 1935) Snippet from ...