Jennifer Brown

The True Grit of Michael Valpy

Through all the fear and loathing, one lonely liberal hangs tough at The Globe and Mail

Two hundred kilometres northwest of Toronto, the century old farms of Grey County are tucked into the lovely rolling hills overlooking Queen’s Valley. This gentle landscape is the view Michael Valpy sees from his farmhouse. For 20 years Valpy, The Globe and Mail’s urban affairs columnist, has fled to this tranquil place as often as […]