Books, Community, Montreal, Story Telling, Writing

Canadian Open Book

Contemporary Canadian Writing

Open Book

These are the authors and stories you will find…………..

Jonas T. Bengtsson‘s A Fairy Tale (House of Anansi) is set in 1986 and follows a father and son duo living on the margins of society.

As the father struggles to make ends meet and provide for his son, he weaves a story about kings and princes and epic quests that stays with the boy for years afterwards. In the future, as the son looks back and tries to unravel what kind of man his father was, this story is inextricably linked to the answers he needs.

Montreal, YouTube Tutorials

Evidence Based Stories: Dr. Mike Evans a Health Communicator

Dr. Mike’s YouTube Channel : A Health Media Lab

Dr. Mike Evans is a Toronto family physician, a television and radio personality, and a health communicator whose white board videos have attracted millions of views. You may be familiar with 23 and ½ hours: What is the single best thing we can do for our health? which has over 4 million views and counting. Dr. Evans has just released a great new video on medication safety that outlines a very simple way to use medications more safely, and profiles the ways a pharmacist can help. Enjoy:

Article Toronto doc dispenses health tips via YouTubein the Toronto Sun:

“Dr. Evans’s videos are helping millions of patients lead healthier lives,” said Dr. Scott Wooder, president of the Ontario Medical Association. “He is an excellent example of physicians in Ontario evolving to meet the needs of our growing and aging population.”