Items filtered by date: February 2012
Sunday, 12 February 2012 01:11

Egg or Chicken?

In the fall of 2007, I was poking around in search of a juicy subject for a new book. I had just handed in the manuscript of Robert Weaver:Godfather of Canadian Literature to Simon Dardick, my publisher, and was completing my script for a Weaver documentary for CBC Ideas.

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Sunday, 05 February 2012 05:00

Chicken or Egg?

When someone asked me the other day what the difference is between writing books and writing for radio, I had to think a bit. To date, I've published six books and am working on a seventh, and four of my titles had--or are about to have--radio adaptations. But what comes first, the chicken or egg? Book or documentary?

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