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Mystery author stays true to his Calgary roots

Mystery author stays true to his Calgary roots

Write about what you know. Would-be writers are often given this advice. And Garry Ryan is proof that it works. Ryan knows Calgary. He was born here and has spent the majority of his life in the city.

Newcomers to Alberta tell their stories

Alberta has been home to international immigrants since the late 1700s. The pace of the influx varies but has been noticeable for the last decade.

Newcomers to Alberta tell their stories

Alberta has been home to international immigrants since the late 1700s. The pace of the influx varies but has been noticeable for the last decade.
Memoir not just about him, but about Us

Memoir not just about him, but about Us

There are many reasons for writing a memoir. You may be feeling wistful about reaching a certain age. You may be retired with more time on your hands than you need. Maybe you want to leave your story behind for your children and grandchildren.
Mystery author stays true to his Calgary roots

Mystery author stays true to his Calgary roots

Write about what you know. Would-be writers are often given this advice. And Garry Ryan is proof that it works. Ryan knows Calgary. He was born here and has spent the majority of his life in the city.
City book maven Budnarchuk closes a chapter

City book maven Budnarchuk closes a chapter

In many ways, approaching retirement is like every other big thing you do in life. You get lots of advice from all kinds of people, but you really must live it in order to understand what it is all about.
Citadel Theatre celebrates the Man in Black's life and songs

Citadel Theatre celebrates the Man in Black's life and songs

Edmonton is a hotbed of country music and somehow it is perfectly fitting that Citadel Theatre’s current production is titled Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash. This Broadway jukebox musical, running to Aug.

Stories of a water witcher and a detective

The Death of Annie the Water Witcher by Lightning, by Audrey J. Whitson Sea of Cortez, by Garry Ryan Yup, Annie is dead all right. Sort of. More or less. But still growing toward a type of fulfilment.

Stories of a water witcher and a detective

The Death of Annie the Water Witcher by Lightning, by Audrey J. Whitson Sea of Cortez, by Garry Ryan Yup, Annie is dead all right. Sort of. More or less. But still growing toward a type of fulfilment.
What if only one person remembered The Beatles?

What if only one person remembered The Beatles?

As the weather changes and temperatures rise, June offers up some cool alternatives to the summer heat.