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

  • Times of twilight

    • • • My husband and I have been enjoying the sunsets this week, watching from the backyard as the evening sky becomes tinged with pink, deepens ...

  • And they call it democracy

    In just two weeks as premier, Paul Davis has appointed an unelected cabinet minister; subsumed the Justice Department into the new Department of ...

  • Au revoir, Provence

    My husband and I were visiting the jaw-droppingly beautiful village of Gordes in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. An ...

  • Waiting for normal

    As cynical as I might feel sometimes, I could never be dismissive of that horrible day, that diem horribilem, when we learned that planes could ...

  • Life after prison

    Mike arrives 90 minutes early for the interview, carrying documents in a brown envelope, souvenirs of his incarceration. “I didn’t know how long ...

  • Looking for Lisa

    But I remember when the fax machine was seen as cutting-edge and every phone came with a cord attached. As a cub reporter, all I needed was a ...

  • Awash in cynicism

    That may sound harsh, but when part of your job involves having to pay attention to the political machinations of this province and this country, ...

  • Prisons under pressure

    That’s what prisons can be like. Inmates are under constant strain; none of them want to be there, cut off from their families and communities; ...

  • War stories: then and now

    For those who returned at war’s end, battered and bruised, and for those injured and demobilized during the conflict, there would be endless ...

  • The Amazing Harper’s latest trick

    So, why is the Prime Minister’s Office hell-bent on diminishing her legacy?In 1982, the year after her death, the federal government created the ...