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Rob O'Flanagan

Rob O'Flanagan

Rob O’Flanagan has been a newspaper reporter, photojournalist and columnist for over twenty years. He has won numerous Ontario Newspaper Awards and a National Newspaper Award. He is the author of The Stories We Tell and The Blown Kiss Collection, two volumes of short fiction that began as a CBC Radio series in northern Ontario. He is also a poet and visual artist. Raised on a farm in central Saskatchewan, he is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan. He lives in Guelph and is currently writing a novel.

Recent Work by Rob

Tom Thomson mural commemorates Canada 150

Tom Thomson mural commemorates Canada 150

Painting was done 100 years ago by Canadian art legend
This garage door in Guelph sports a Tom Thomson-inspired mural

This garage door in Guelph sports a Tom Thomson-inspired mural

Neighbours band together to create unusual Canada 150 project
Video with Guelph at heart goes ape online

Video with Guelph at heart goes ape online

You Are Here gives Guelph an uplifting glimpse at itself
New OHIP+ to pay for prescription meds for kids

New OHIP+ to pay for prescription meds for kids

Plans will ensure that all children and youth get access to the medications they need
Big bro, little bro, a decade of friendship

Big bro, little bro, a decade of friendship

Big Brothers Big Sister Guelph celebrate a match of rare longevity
'No negative impacts to the long-term sustainability of the aquifer' by bottled water manufacturer

'No negative impacts to the long-term sustainability of the aquifer' by bottled water manufacturer

Nestlé Waters Canada hires third-party scientists to do study
Ontario photographer who shoots nudes with mannequins booted from Facebook

Ontario photographer who shoots nudes with mannequins booted from Facebook

Julia Busato receives international attention after social media site takes down her page
Is artificial intelligence our doom?

Is artificial intelligence our doom?

Keynote address kicked off political science conference with startling revelations about AI tech
<b>Impressionism:</b> In the shadow of the Superstack

Impressionism: In the shadow of the Superstack

Remembering a landscape of awe, shock, and surprise
Walmart terminates Guelph employee after incident of racial discrimination

Walmart terminates Guelph employee after incident of racial discrimination

Outrage on social media over discriminatory remarks by a Walmart employee