Deep Stories

"Risk" Edition
Deep Stories Halifax

Maggie Rahr

"Chris reminds me that Jeff was so poetic, that he could make poetry out of anything, whether it's a sunrise or a cigarette butt. And I want to tell you something that magical about my own brother."


Raja Salim

“Moving from As-Suwayda to Damascus was harder than moving to Canada. And the distance between As-Suwayda and Damascus, for sure, is longer than the distance between Istanbul and Nova Scotia.”


Vaughn Stafford Gray

“My mother said, ‘Because you’re a virgin, I think you’re afraid of having sex, and you should hire someone to teach you'. My mother was at the time a 72-year-old ex-headmistress, telling me to find a prostitute…so I said, 'We need to have a conversation.'”