Quade Hermann

Quade Hermann lives in Mexico City, where she is enjoying a year’s leave of absence from the CBC. She writes about life in Mexico at

My mother stands at the top of the stairs, thin as a skeleton and reeking of booze. “Are you drunk?” I ask. “No,” she says. “Have you had anything to drink today?” “No,” she says. Lies, all lies. There are always more. more »


Submission Guidelines      Newsstands      The Geist Atlas of Canada      About Geist      Volunteer      Advertise     

Built with Metro Publisher™