Perhaps I was just lucky.

Before I began getting paid to attend events like the Stanley Cup playoffs, World Series and the Olympics, I spent my summers with my family at Rustico Beach in Pictou Landing.

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His newspaper career started in Pictou County in his high school days and his first story was published in 1954. He has been writing for more than six decades; two books and 10,000 newspaper columns since 1972, he hasn't stopped writing yet!