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

  • Taxed to the limit

    It is not easy to get accepted for these clandestine classes. One must have certain skills to begin with, and pass a rigorous admissions test. ...

  • Sorry: sidewalks closed for winter

    The impact caused a spinal fracture that killed Brown three days later — after he received a notice of infraction from the police for walking in ...

  • Spellbound

    Fifty-nine students in Grades 4-8, the pride and champions of their schools, turned out on a blustery, winter’s day in St. John’s to compete and ...

  • The paean of winter

    My sister is in Italy; our daughter is planning a tropical getaway.But I do not envy them their pretty piazzas or sun-warmed sands;languid ...

  • The Kingmaker

    “I think there’s a point in time when politicians should move on. ...,” he said in 2007, taking a swipe at Brian Peckford.“Hopefully, I can live ...

  • There ain’t no app for love

    I’m not an old-fashioned girl (OK, so strictly speaking I’m not a girl, but let’s not be ageist); still, there are some things the old school ...

  • Karma chameleons

    In it, Allen plays a tightly wound hypochondriac named Mickey, who, fearing he has terminal cancer, desperately seeks solace — and perhaps ...

  • Excuses, excuses

    So, Premier Tom Marshall has called for a review of Bill 29, a piece of access legislation that former premier Kathy Dunderdale once hailed as ...

  • Everyone’s hitting the reset button

    Want to get rid of your messy past? No worries, just “hit the reset button.” Honestly, that phrase has been overused in this province lately to ...

  • Farewell, Madame Premier

    Inside, loud chatter bounced off the hard surfaces of the legislature lobby, made colder and more austere by the construction underway. A phalanx ...