Quill and Quire


By Rick Book

The other day I got a request to present a storytelling program for Christmas. My heart sank. My Christmas story file is very thin. Why, when Christmas music is so wonderful, are Christmas stories so ... Read More »

October 30, 2003

By Brian Doyle

It’s the summer of 1945, in Lowertown, Ottawa, and Martin O’Boy’s beloved Granny has just died. It’s the first of a number of hurdles that Martin – who doesn’t like his nickname Boy O’Boy – ... Read More »

October 30, 2003