Monday, June 19, 2006

Famous in Canada!

Check this out ... a couple of months ago I did an email interview with Craig Courtice of the National Post (Canada) for a possible column, then I told him about my upcoming adventures at the All Candy Expo in Chicago and he expanded the column article to a full one that’s the cover of the Avenue section (in Arts & Life in the physical paper) after we did a long phone interview while I was at the Expo.

Sweet Success
Cybele May, the creator of Candy Blog, lives by the philosophy ‘lower your expectations, broaden your horizons.’ In following this mantra, she’s created a new life for herself
by Craig Courtice, National Post

If you’re able to get a hold of the physical paper, let me know how it looks, they used a bunch of my photos and I haven’t seen it yet!

UPDATE: Here’s a preview of what the physical paper looks like! Shazaam!

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POSTED BY Cybele AT 6:43 am Tracker Pixel for Entry     Fun StuffNews

Comments
  1. Ooo that looks awesome, congrats!  :D

    Comment by Robyn on 6/19/06 at 9:01 am #
  2. Cybele, that National Post article was the first thing I read with my breakfast this morning.  Congrats!

    Comment by Melissa on 6/19/06 at 9:55 am #
  3. Oh WOW! Congrats! That’s so awsome, I’m so happy you’re getting this (well deserved) article and attention!

    I wish I was in Canada so I could pick one up!

    Comment by Sera on 6/19/06 at 4:42 pm #
  4. PS: The text of the story can be read here: http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/artslife/story.html?id=438d110b-e966-4261-b0ef-3f748e9659ce

    Comment by Melissa on 6/20/06 at 3:58 am #
  5. I have no idea how I ended up here tonight… I usually have no idea how I end up anywhere on the www…  one interesting looking link leads to another until I find myself at a “way cool” place.

    I’m a housebound rural Canadian who just wants to say “You Go Girl”!  Congrats on making it to Chicago and in our National Paper.

    Comment by Sue on 6/21/06 at 8:26 pm #
  6. Congrats Cybele, what an awesome write up!

    Comment by April on 6/22/06 at 6:41 am #
  7. Congrats!!  I spotted the page at work and had to take it with me.  Did you want me to send you the physical copy?

    Comment by Corinne on 6/22/06 at 2:02 pm #
  8. Hopti-do isn’t it just fabulous?  I bet you’re not in LA at all, but somewhere on a cloud high in the sky.  Here’s to more and more wonderful press.  Couldn’t have asked for a better article than the one by Craig Courtis in National Post.  Congratulations!
    Ruth

    Comment by Ruth on 6/23/06 at 7:47 am #
  9. Freakin awesome! Congrats!

    Comment by Brian on 6/23/06 at 11:29 am #
  10. Congratulations! Welcome to Canada.

    Comment by Sam from Botticelli on 6/23/06 at 3:26 pm #
  11. Well, you already know how I feel about your photographing abilities (kick ass) so I’m pleased to see the article used your stuff. Sweet!

    Comment by N.B. on 6/23/06 at 11:23 pm #

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