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Sarah Lolley’s creative writing ranges from witty and insightful personal essays to gripping fast-paced thrillers to a children’s picture book about the calming power of yoga, Emily and the Mighty Om. She is also a medical writer, a world traveler, a passionate aficionado of cryptic crosswords and the mother of two young children. 

Blog posts

In praise of Terrasse Day, and other unofficial Montreal holidays

CBC/QWF 2017 writer-in-residence Sarah Lolley describes the unofficial holidays that mark the year

The curious insights of my Montreal 'frenamies'

CBC's resident blogger muses over words like 'pain' and 'coin' that trigger wild mental goose chases

Unearthing Montreal's hidden gems

From stumbling upon Open Da Night as a Montreal newcomer to being 1st in line at a Plateau bakery at dawn

A gallery with a toddler? The fine art of parenting in a Montreal winter

Sarah Lolley discovers the perfect spot for cooped-up parents in an unlikely place

How far is a Montreal mile?

CBC/QWF 2017 writer-in-residence Sarah Lolley on the way distance bends in Montreal, depending on the day