Category: Arts

Best kept secrets: Ottawa Writersfest

by Stephen Thirlwall Do you remember when you were young having stories read or told to you by your parents, aunts and uncles, or grandparents? For many, it was a very special time that opened up new worlds and conjured…

City Folk finding its way back

by Stephen Thirlwall The Ottawa Folk Festival, now City Folk, has had its ups and downs and transitions over the years. The change in atmosphere, which came with a change in its management a few years ago, initially put off…