Louise Loik writes features, news, copy and scripts. She's travelled extensively, living with reindeer herders in Siberia and nomadic people in Africa. She tells great stories for any audience.
Ross Beaty: The miner with a heart of gold
After many years of living on one of Canada’s west coast islands, Louise Loik began to notice something different about islanders. It may be because island life comes with inconvenience, limitations and small-town dynamics that make islanders resourceful, adaptable, and community-minded. Perhaps those very challenges attract the abundance of thought-leaders and change-makers that, in more ways than one, like to live life on the edge. In contrast to the west coast hippie stereotype, the wester...
It was a stretch to think that a high school girl from the ‘burbs of British Columbia could ever make her way into the spotlight beside some of the biggest names in pop music including Prince, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Justin Timberlake, and Pink. However, on the day Kelly Konno graduated from Princess Margaret Senior Secondary, in Surrey, B.C., this teen was turning her dreams into reality.
With a dance scholarship in hand, Konno headed at 17 to a California dance academy where she’d p...
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