There was a time when the path seemed so clear, the payoff I so certain. Kids made their way through high school, and then headed off to university, certain of the future. Sure, they had to pull a few all-nighters, and maybe a few strings to make ends meet.By VICTOR DWYER, DIANE BRADY12 min
My husband has been on the book circuit flogging his memoirs, Conrad Black: A Life in Progress, and it is bracing to see him have to face interviewers and be polite when they ask him lunatic questions. I think it was Mordecai Richler who wrote the best piece on the horrors of the book tour, but never is the agony of suffering fools gladly made manifest more than on the CanLit road show.By BARBARA AMIEL5 min
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