Time to share a good book

Time to share a good book

[Update: the book drive is now finished — and they collected 962 books. Yay!] What an easy idea to say yes to. I live in East Vancouver, and pretty much my favourite present to give the kids in my life is a good book. So, when I heard that the clever folks...
Who I think of on Food Bank Day

Who I think of on Food Bank Day

Today is the Open House and Food Bank Day at CBC — the 25th year that CBC in Vancouver has raised money for B.C. food banks so they can provide for people who need a little help. This generally happens in December. It always makes me think of a day in November. In...
Stories from the Sea: Listen here

Stories from the Sea: Listen here

At long last, here are my radio stories from the 2nd International Marine Conservation Congress. I was lucky enough to cover the conference for CBC Radio’s On The Coast and All Points West. I think my favourite of the three stories was the one on sharks, which...