It was a spectacular evening, sun over mountains, easing into the sea. As we made our way to a sold-out performance of “Grant Lawrence and Friends” in West Vancouver, Grant sharing tales from his bestselling books, with A-list musicians scoring the show. With the event buzz still humming, I share this visit I had with Grant Lawrence a few weeks…
A Bill Arnott Showcase Interview with author & musician Adriana Barton.
Hi Showcasers! A real adventure this time as we go off-grid, in a way, to visit bestseller Caroll Simpson. In prep for out chat I felt I was tracking down someone, or something, elusive, as Caroll lived for many years at a remote cabin in northwestern British Columbia, running a successful fishing lodge. These days, however, finding this author and…
This time on the Showcase, I'm visiting with Kim Spencer, bestselling author of Weird Rules to Follow.
Bill Arnott interviews Eve Lazarus, author of the book, Cold Case BC.
Adrienne Drobnies is a Vancouver poet and scientist. Her poems have appeared in literary journals in Canada, the US and UK (including The Antigonish Review, Event, Riddle Fence, The Toronto Quarterly, Sows Ear’s Review, and Popshot).
Jeanne Ainslie (BSc Hons, MSc) is a published author and experienced editor. Her first novel ANGELA, published by Dell, sold over 61,000 copies. A COUNTRY GIRL, published by Blue Moon is the sequel to ANGELA and sold out its first printing in less than six months.
Author Allan Hudson is one of those unique, present-day coworker friends I've yet to meet in person. A country separates us geographically but connects us as well. That, and our shared love of reading, writing, contributing to The Miramichi Reader, and waving a supportive flag for our creative community.
Lorette Luzajic is a Canadian powerhouse. Author, publisher and visual artist, in the world of creative arts, this multitalented Torontonian does it all!
Bill Arnott interviews Angela de Jong, author of Reality Fitness: An Incremental, Achievable, & Sustainable Weight Loss Method.
Hi Showcasers, or maybe I should say yodelayheehoo, as today we head for the hills! In fact the Canadian Rockies, with mountain climber and naturalist Dr. D. L. (Donna) Stephen. My introduction to Donna was when I read Edward Feuz Jr.: A Story of Enchantment, her beautiful biographical travel memoir, an account of the Rockies and years of climbing with…
An interview with Graydon Hazenburg, author of Pedalling to Kailash.
In this installment of Bill Arnott's Showcase Interview, Bill speaks with Patti Shales Lefkos, author of Nepal: One Day at a Time.
Michael Schauch is a mountaineer, entrepreneur and storyteller who lives to explore remote places around the world and to share the depth and beauty of human connection he discovers along the way.
Vin Maskell lives in Melbourne, Australia and is the founding editor and stage director of a project called Stereo Stories.