Tara Nanayakkara

Society

Farewell Canada AM

A beloved Canadian institution has suddenly slipped into broadcast history. Canada AM is no more. This televised breakfast news magazine interspersed with lifestyle pieces and human interest stories was as relevant and hip in 2016 as it was the day…

The Video That Did It

It was the video that did it! Plunged my heart into deep sadness.  With mounting shock and dread I watched the streamed footage of someone’s home become shrouded in smoke. First the flames, a terrifying white hot monster gouging out…

Weather or Not

I love living in a country with four specific seasons.  Having said that, I don’t think we here in Newfoundland actually subscribe to winter, spring, summer, fall in any particular order, if at all.  It seems we have more winter…