Feb 17, 2012 | 24:58Living Out Loud February 17, 2012 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud February 17, 2012 - Part 1 Feb 17, 2012 | 24:58A respectable grandmother once enjoyed a wild and profitable ride on the wrong side of the law. A former driver for an escort service remembers the joys of this dangerous work. A love affair with computers gets a teenager into deep trouble.
Jan 18, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud A is for Aardvark Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud A is for Aardvark Part 1 Jan 18, 2013 | 24:58"A is for Aardvark" was a popular TV and radio show hosted by Lister Sinclair. We revive it now with the first of a series of "alphabetically themed" programmes - beginning at the beginning, with the letter "A".
PART 1 For Jane Nelson who loves back country skiing, A is for the avalanche that nearly buried her alive. For Billy Miedemar, A is for Animals, but only dead ones. For Nicole Boudreau, A is for Acadia and her beloved but ridiculed Acadian language.
Jul 5, 2013 | 52:59Living Out Loud Viva Italia Audio
Living Out Loud Viva Italia Jul 5, 2013 | 52:59"Don't call it salami!" To many Canadians of Italian origin the word salami means something inferior and commercial. The real stuff is called "soppressatta" and this you make at home with love, care, wine and laughter. Sam Pane spent a weekend learning
Sep 22, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud Dealing with the demons Audio
Living Out Loud Dealing with the demons Sep 22, 2013 | 52:58"The Controller in his mind"; Kit Skelly's diary offers rare and valuable insights into his battle with Schizophrenia. "Saving Sarah"; why did it take so long to find the treatment that saved her life?
Dec 2, 2012 | 24:58Living Out Loud Going back and moving on - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Going back and moving on - Part 1 Dec 2, 2012 | 24:58Carolina Echeverria returns to Chile in order to be able to forget her painful past there. Dan Misener and friends return to an old graveyard to give back what was taken. Suzanne Ahearne crosses the Atlantic on a real ship but with a cargo of memories and unfinished business.
Dec 2, 2012 | 27:28Living Out Loud Going back and moving on - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud Going back and moving on - Part 2 Dec 2, 2012 | 27:28Andra McCartney retraces her steps quite literally; in her mid 40's she's re-learning to walk. Travis Schouten fought in Afghanistan but is struggling to escape images from the past.
For Corinna Hodgson, moving on meant walking a couple of hundred steps, at night, from a Toronto subway station to her home.
Dec 21, 2012 | 24:58Living Out Loud Foreign Travel - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Foreign Travel - Part 1 Dec 21, 2012 | 24:58When Raffy Boudjikanian (BOO-JEE-CAR-NYAN) travelled to Turkey to sit among the ruins of the ancient hilltop town where his Armenian great grandfather used to live before being taken away to be killed, he expected to be angry. What he didn't expect was a question that suddenly sprung up and urgently needed an answer; "can I forgive?"
Judy McFarlane travels to a village in Rwanda with a shipment of blankets made by women in Vancouver, home made blankets - that is if you can call prison a home.
Jan 11, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud In search of refuge Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud In search of refuge Part 1 Jan 11, 2013 | 24:58When the German army occupied Holland in World War 2, many Dutch families risked their lives to give sanctuary to Jewish children. One was the Smit family. In 1940 Showkie Smith was a fourteen year old girl. She tells how one day her father brought home a little boy, a new 'cousin', to live with the family. Today that 'cousin' is a grateful man in his mid 70's who describes those wartime years in hiding and his new life in Israel.
Feb 1, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud To B or not to B Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud To B or not to B Part 1 Feb 1, 2013 | 24:58B is for bassoon and how strange things can happen to a Budding Bassoonist. B is for Bed and Bannock, a guest house in northern
BC which helps guests with the abuse of booze. B is for the Barrage of ads for Body Beautiful and a woman's "Flat Belly Blues".
Feb 8, 2013 | 24:59Living Out Loud Love, loss and longing Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Love, loss and longing Part 1 Feb 8, 2013 | 24:59"Alfred and Isabel". They fall in love but they can't seem to find a way to stay together and they go their separate ways, live separate lives. But love is strong and stubborn and they keep the flame alive with letters, 81 letters over 25 years. "Nora and George"; a young man goes off to fight in the First World War. His sister Nora cherishes the two letters he sent home before the slaughter claimed him.