Profile of Susan Flanagan

All articles of Susan Flanagan

  • A primer on Peter Pan

    “Mrs. Darling first heard of Peter when she was tidying up her children’s minds. It is the nightly custom of every good mother after her children ...

  • Good sportsmanship

    For the past four years, Susan Matthews has been collecting used sports equipment for children in need. Working with the City of St. John’s REAL ...

  • A flash from the past

    Recently I was in Newman’s Wine Vaults on Springdale Street in St. John’s, enjoying a port and chocolate pairing, when I noticed that the glass ...

  • Beware of prepaid ‘credit cards’

    No. 1 recently returned home from an engineering workterm in Calgary. He bought a car while he was out there and drove it back.Because he wanted ...

  • Call of the wild

    Lucky Lucy acted more like a lap dog than the wild Alberta horse she is. I met Lucy this past March after she had jumped a broken fence in high ...

  • The man in the suit

    Several years back my father-in-law brought me an elasticized souvenir bracelet from a Basilica in southeast Texas. When I put it on, Our Lady of ...

  • Buen Camino: The Way of St. James

    Today is the day that 75-year-old William Pryse-Phillips begins his fourth pilgrimage. Not to Mecca. Not to Lourdes. But on the road towards the ...

  • Lives worth living

    I have to say up front here that I have bawled at children — some my own, others not — for spending too long playing video games. Last summer, on ...

  • Run a race, win a watch

    On Good Friday — remember that icky, stormy morning? — about 100 people braved inches of slush and snow to run the Tely 10 route from Octagon ...

  • King of horror

    I was looking forward to reading Owen King’s debut novel “Double Feature” (Scribner $29.99) when it came out March 19, but copies of the book had ...