Michael Robotham tells the story of how an email exchange with a reader turns into a standoff in a hotel corridor. He told his story live at WordFest 2014, check which was held at The Banff Centre in October 2014.
This Really Happened made its first appearance at the Vancouver Writers Fest in October 2015.
Storytellers Kevin Chong, order Trevor Cole, TJ Dawe, Charles Demers, Susan Juby, and Rachel Wyatt told stories on the theme “Secrets and Lies” to a packed audience at the Improv Centre.
Listen to select stories from the show.
Monique Polak tells the story of how teaching her husband the “niceties of life” led to a case of mistaken identity. She told her story live at This Really Happened at Blue Metropolis in April 2014.
Giller-prize winner Sean Michaels on moments of real connection with Russians he met online on couchsurfing.com. He told his story live at the Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival in April 2014.
Jeff Gandell tells the story of how he came to believe that losing his virginity would help him stop losing his hair. He told his story live at the Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival on April 26, medications 2013.
Listen to Michael Hornburg’s story on how his children forever changed his relationship to Remembrance Day. He told his story live at Calgary’s Wordfest in October 2012.