Publisher’s notebook 002

Write what you know? Bollocks! By Geoffrey Dow Some 35 years ago, Harlan Ellison wrote that “writers take tours in other people’s lives.” He meant that it is a mistake for a reader to presume…

The Silence of Sounds

They talked but no one listened By Carl Dow It was a private dinner for four. A doctor, an architect, a machinist, and me. We had worked our way through the appetizer and were into…

Carl Dow profiled

The author of The Old Man’s Last Sauna has conducted interviews more often than he has been the subject of one. Late last summer, he sat down with Erica Butler of the Centretown Citizens Ottawa…