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culture

Seven Tasty Podcasts for Cookie Baking (or Burning) Season

December already? Pass the dark humour and pagan history, please.

By Shannon Rupp, 3 Dec 2015


culture

Four Podcasts that Beat Your High School History Class

Indie shows revisit hoaxes, rebellions and socialites through the centuries.

By Shannon Rupp, 1 Oct 2015


culture

'Serial' Podcast: True Crime Storytelling at Its Finest

To call it addictive is an understatement. But should I be this entertained?

By Shannon Rupp, 18 Oct 2014


books

Weekend Listening: 'Trauma Farm'

A free audiobook chapter of Brian Brett's rebel history of rural life on Saltspring Island.

By Brian Brett, 9 Feb 2013


books

A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Postscript and Acknowledgments

Watching TV with Dad. Acknowledgements. Eleventh of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 4 Jan 2013


books

A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 19 + 20

Life and death on the streets of Rome. And finally, a Japanese vision of Heaven, in a blue and white dress. Tenth of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 2 Jan 2013


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A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 17 + 18

The parables of Joan Burgess. And the curtain falls on a life well-lived. Ninth of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 1 Jan 2013


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A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 15 + 16

A 50th birthday to remember -- and forget. Plus: Tales from Riverheights Terrace. Eighth of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 31 Dec 2012


books

A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 13 + 14

Who killed Grandma? And a meditation on luck. Seventh of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 29 Dec 2012


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A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 11 + 12

Who killed Mom? A suspect is ID'd. And subsequently brought to trial. Sixth of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 28 Dec 2012


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A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 9 + 10

Wherein the Burgess family arrives in Christmas Town. Whereupon the pressure cooker finally explodes. Fifth of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 27 Dec 2012


books

A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 7 + 8

Wherein a honeymoon on a troop train proves less than ideal. A potential president of the United States arrives on the scene. And the Burgesses enter the Land of the Jolly Green. Fourth of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 26 Dec 2012


books

A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 5 + 6

Wherein Joan Slorance lives -- and nearly dies -- on the prairies; and later encounters the bouncing football of Fate. Third part of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 25 Dec 2012


books

A Tyee Series

A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir, Chapters 3 + 4

Wherein Steve Burgess goes to Casablanca but does not meet Ingrid Bergman; and even monsters have back stories. Second part of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 24 Dec 2012


books

A Tyee Series

An Early Gift: A Delinquent Son's Audiobook Memoir

The tale begins with a crisis and a Dickensian voyage though Christmas Past. First of 11.

By Steve Burgess, 22 Dec 2012


opinion

It's Your Tyee Podcast #4

Prepare yourself for disasters, discover Vancouver's housing fail and more.

By Tyee Staff, 21 Jul 2012


It's Your Tyee Podcast #3

A feast for the ears ft. Vancouver casseroles and 11-year-old cupcake-dealing activists.

By Tyee Staff, 9 Jun 2012


opinion

Here's Your Chumbucket

That's what we're calling the Tyee's new podcast. At least for now.

By Tyee Staff, 25 Feb 2012


news

Wade Davis's Crusade to Preserve the Wild Stikine

Famous anthropologist is gathering images and facts to defend a land he loves.

By Christopher Pollon, 13 Jan 2011


opinion

A Tyee Series

Patrick Moore, Proud Heretic

Why did fellow Greenpeace founders shun him? He defends nuclear power, corporate forestry and other eco-bugaboos. A Trees and Us podcast.

By Mark Leiren-Young, 26 Mar 2010