I tell a story, you tell a story.

Insights, stories, conversations.

The Bookless Club

It’s just like a book club … only there’s no book, and no club.

From The Archive

I’ve been writing for years. Here are some of my favourite pieces. I hope you enjoy them!

Jane's Junk Drawer

Useful, interesting … mysterious!  Jane’s Junk Drawer is a haphazard trove of curiosities, ideas, and stuff too good to throw away.

Harbour Air

You’ve never really seen Vancouver until you’ve seen it from a Harbour Air seaplane! 
Register for my Newsletter to be entered to win two tickets from Harbour Air, courtesy of The Bookless Club.  
This will bump your staycation to the next level. I wish I was going along, but – alas! – Harbour Air only had the two tickets to spare. Promise you’ll send me a video of your tour that I can post here.



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about me

Hi! I'm Jane!

I’m a Canadian journalist. My professional life has included radio, TV, and film.  My writing has appeared in a variety of publications in Canada and the US but I’m best known for my work as a columnist for Canada’s  National Post. I’m working on a book but we’ll both be a lot older by the time I finish it … if I ever finish it.  As for the five pounds I gained during the pandemic, those are probably here for the duration. (Okay, so it’s closer to ten pounds ….)

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What I blog about

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Domo Early Grey Latte

Domo Tea

They’re not paying me to say so, but I’m saying so, just the same. I’m really liking Domo Teas.  It’s a local Vancouver company and there’s lots of interesting blends to choose from. If you’re on a ‘coffee break’, give Domo teas a try.  I get mine at London Drugs.


Jane's eye view of the world

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