Growing Up Black in Nova Scotia ~ Leonard Paris

Growing Up Black in Nova Scotia ~ Leonard Paris

ink & peat podcast / episode 26   In his memoir, Leonard Paris recounts the struggles of growing up a black male in rural Nova Scotia, Canada during the 1950’s and 60’s. Leonard began writing Jim Crow Also Lived Here in response to lying awake nights,...
Never a Dull Moment with George Plawski

Never a Dull Moment with George Plawski

ink & peat podcast / episode 24   George Plawski has lived a life brimming with adventure — in the sky, before the stage, and with his beloved wife, Rita. His memoir Never a Dull Moment; Memoirs of Canadian Naval Aviation, Firebombing and Theatre, captures on...
A Sense of Place with Liamy Mac Nally

A Sense of Place with Liamy Mac Nally

ink & peat podcast / episode 23   Liamy Mac Nally talks with us in ink & peat episode 23 about the Irish “sense of place”. A native of Westport, County Mayo, Liamy’s rich sense of place is built upon tradition, local stories, the Irish language, and...