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

  • A crisis of confidence

    When the power outage struck last weekend, I did not experience a personal crisis.It was no fun for my husband and I to try to shovel a massive, ...

  • Typo’s make me crazy

    I suffer from an affliction. The nature of my malady is related to my profession, and I fear it is incurable.Others of my ilk are similarly ...

  • Boys get cancer, too

    So far in Canada, P.E.I. is the only province offering free vaccines for boys, with Alberta planning to follow suit in the fall.Would such a ...

  • It’s about seals, remember?

    So, the Pam and Sam show rolled into town on Tuesday to rile up debate about the seal hunt yet again.Rather than simply arrive inSt. John’s ...

  • Spectacle of spectacles

    Now, using a war memorial as a political backdrop is not particularly tasteful unless you are honouring soldiers. But no, Dunderdale was ...

  • Spectacle of spectacles

    Now, using a war memorial as a political backdrop is not particularly tasteful unless you are honouring soldiers. But no, Dunderdale was ...

  • All that glitters …

    As finance minister, he keeps insisting we’re living in a “golden age.” I’m not the only person to take umbrage at that comment; my friend and ...

  • If it ain’t broke, don’t break it

    At a discussion with Chief Robert Johnston and other members of the RNC’s top brass this week, media representatives were told that two-thirds of ...

  • Code of conduct

    Reading the news can leave you feeling covered in a fine layer of scum and needing a shower. Or, in case of the continuing Rob Ford saga, like ...

  • Emergency room physicians sound the alarm

    A double amputee, he had a bladder infection caused by a blocked catheter that could have been cured by antibiotics. Instead, he died unnoticed ...