• Category: Sound Bites

Haliback: Mike Armstrong,'The Flower Guy'


In this edition of Haliback, Ashlee Starratt talks with a familiar Halifax face in the downtown area, Mike Armstrong of Petals from Heaven.  (Incidentally, the official botanical supplier of our Haligonia studios)

[Ed's note: Periodically we'll dig into the vault and pull out out some of our most popular content that you might have missed.  We've had dozens of Haligonians stop by our Downtown studios over the months and we're pleased to share these conversations with you.]

Original Airdate: January 23, 2009.

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Lesley Choyce And Seven Ravens

Lesley Choyce came into our studio to tell us about his new book, 'Seven Ravens' --- a personal story that is very common among adults.  Watch the video interview to find out why you should read 'Seven Ravens'. The book launch is on November 6th at Company House on Gottingen Street.

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Linden MacIntyre Chats To Ashley King

Award winning author Linden MacIntyre pops into haligonia.ca to promote his latest novel, The Bishops Man. Although the video suffers some sound echo due to a technical issue, which has since been resolved. It is well worth sticking with as Linden adds some colour to the grey day outside.

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The Magic Of Numbers

Jason Brown is a professor of mathematics in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Dalhousie University, and a former vice-president of the Canadian Mathematical Society. His mathematical research decoded the famous opening chord of The Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night,”

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Janice Hudson Lives On The East Coast

Janice is an editor and writer for East Coast Living Magazine. In this interview she is chatting with Stephen Clare about the nature of publishing, the writing process and her job at Metro Guide Publishing.

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The Stories Of Nova Scotia

Mike Parker has been researching and writing about his native province of Nova Scotia and its people for more than twenty years. Here he chats to Stephen Clare about his life in writing.

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In Memory Of Tiffany Tanner

Kevin Bonang lives in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He lives with his wife, Lisa, and two remaining children. A carpenter by trade, Kevin felt compelled to write his first book in memory of his daughter and to remind other grieving parents that they are not alone. Kevin talks to Stephen Clare about his story.

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Food For Thought

Dr Natasha Turner Chats to Virginia Insua about her new publication 'The Hormone Diet'. Natasha Turner, N.D. is a leading naturopathic doctor and an authority on hormonal and digestive concerns. She is the founder of Clear Medicine, a Canadian-based wellness boutique that provides integrated health care.

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