Newfoundland Herald Archive

  • If the phrase “the man, the myth, the legend” wasn’t already in common use, Geoff Stirling was the sort of individual for whom it would have been coined.  He was an eidolon, as much a phantom as he was a presence.  The sort of person for whom others create grand […]

    End of An Era

    If the phrase “the man, the myth, the legend” wasn’t already in common use, Geoff Stirling was the sort of individual for whom it would have been coined.  He was an eidolon, as much a phantom as he was a presence.  The sort of person for whom others create grand […]

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  • Besides the unparalleled achievements and talent, there’s an undeniable absurdity to Elvis, both in the tales of his actual life and the degree to which his legend has grown spasmodically in the 25 years on.

    Where you were when

    Besides the unparalleled achievements and talent, there’s an undeniable absurdity to Elvis, both in the tales of his actual life and the degree to which his legend has grown spasmodically in the 25 years on.

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