A few weeks ago, Alberta's Progressive Conservatives appeared the least likely party to select a female leader.
Gary Mar's first ballot lead and growing caucus support appeared insurmountable.
Now a woman is the premier-designate of Alberta.
- By LORI WILLIAMS
Sharing a notorious killer's last name caused turmoil for my family
What if another person who bears the same last name has tainted that name? Does this too define who we are?
- By JESSICA ROSZKO
"It" began with a movie
My aunt was a horror movie freak; she used to watch horror movies all the time.
She was only 11 years older than me, so when I was a young child she was a mere teenager — an age where the thrill of the only-imaginable death, suspense and horror are at its peak.
- By TAYLOR HAAHR
My boyfriend was not an 'acceptable' immigrant and couldn't stay in Canada
I take a moment waiting for her to finish debating a course of action with one of her intimidating male colleagues - something about the contents in the carry-on bag of the person in front of me - to look back once more and see him wiping a tear from his red, puffy face.
- By Angela Wither