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Wheat Belly author William Davis declares war on all grains

Three years after the release of his massively popular book implicating wheat in an astonishing array of human ills, cardiologist William Davis is now urging people to dodge all grains, wheat and otherwise. 1,099 more words


Poetry in Protest - Lojja kore na? (Are you not ashamed?) #hokkolorob

Aaj onekdin pore, khub raag hochhey.

Bhool bujhben na. Ei raag baamponthi noy, Maobaadi noy.

Kothay kothay, rege gele, gaalagaal diley, aapnara bhaben aami Opposition. 278 more words

Books And Literature

Book events from Sept. 20


The Ottawa International Writers Festival goes One on One with Eleanor Catton, the Booker prize winning author of The Luminaries, 7 p.m. at Centretown United Church, 507 Bank St. 850 more words


Finalists announced for 2014 Vancouver Book Award

The nation’s literati were stunned to wake recently and discover one of the world’s richest publishing prizes had just got a little bit richer. The Giller Prize announced an increase in funding to $100,000… 329 more words


Q&A with Luc Chamberland: The eight-year journey to make Seth's Dominion

Luc Chamberland is the director of the film Seth’s Dominion. He tells Peter Robb how the documentary got made.

Q. Why did you want to do a film about Seth? 550 more words

Local Arts

The Wonders of Wordpress

Today Ed and I went to an art and poetry exhibition in my home-town. I’m not usually into poetry, I’m personally more into novels, but this exhibition was one of the few exceptions,as the entire thing was based around Ovid’s Metamorphoses. 836 more words

Phie's Life

Secret Pleasures

Two things cannot be in one place.  “Where, you tend a rose, my lad, a thistle cannot grow.”

I just finished reading The Secret Garden…

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