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In My Time: Stories of Labrador Elders

Watch this engaging narrative video featuring Labrador Elders, hosted by storyteller Dave Paddon and St. John’s Storytelling. Hear the compelling tales of Jean Crane, Alex Saunders, Sarah and Gilbert Baikie, and Morris “Pop” Blake and imagine the dramatic cultural changes they’ve experienced during their lifetimes.

About the Author

Dave Paddon

Dave Paddon


A retired airline pilot, Dave is a writer and performer of recitations and tall tales with an interest in Newfoundland & Labrador history.

Dave is knowledgeable about the geography and history of coastal Labrador from his years of bush flying in the area; he has a particular enthusiasm for the Torngat Mountains.