Columns

Selected Columns from The Globe and Mail:

Rosemary Sexton with tree
photo accompanying Zena Cherry column, Globe and Mail 1986

  Brazilian Ball Contrasts with Students’ Formal,” February 9, 1988

 “Fortieth Birthday Bash Assists the Retarded,” April 12, 1988

 “Marital Discord a Factor in Rosedale Real Estate,” May 14, 1988

 “Jet-setter Unveils a List of the World’s Best,” October 8, 1988

 “Long List of Also-Rans in Columnist’s Schedule,” November 25, 1989

 “A Social Columnist’s Lot is Not a Happy One,” December 2, 1989

 “Lawyer Quits Rat Race to Sing in U.K. Choir,” September 11, 1990

 “One Woman’s Fight with Breast Cancer,” October 9, 1990

 “Award, Dinner Mark Visit by Menuhin,” November 4, 1990

 “Giants or Gerbils? Only Journalists Know,” November 13, 1990

 “Christmas in Splitsville,” December 21, 1990

 “Charity Fund-raiser Battling Sclerodema,” February 23, 1991

 “Her Gown Was Drowned: Down and Out in Paris,” December 14, 1991

 “StoryBook Marriage [of Charles and Diana] Lacks Happily After,” July 18, 1992

Selected Columns from the National Post:

“Why Ottawa is not like big sister Toronto,” May 8, 1999

“A political wife’s desent into loneliness,” May 22, 1999

 “Playing down the glamour,” May 29, 1999

 “Canadians find a great getaway in Bermuda,” June 12, 1999

 “The sleek and the slovenly in Vancouver,” June 26, 1999

 “Village life in Rockcliffe Park,” July 17, 1999

 “A sense of panache for Rideau Hall,” September 11, 1999

 “A Tale of two Couples,” October 9, 1999

 “Adrienne Clarkson’s Painful Separation,” November 6, 1999

 “Dowdy Ottawa shines in private,” November 1999

“A 40-year career destroyed in one night,” December 4, 1999 

“Some sure signs you are aging…” February 6, 2000

“Manners mean more than money,” February 19, 2000

“All that glittered is gone,” February 26, 2000

“Pricey comings and goings at 211 Queens Quay West,” March 7, 2000

“Hospital tales to scare patients into recovery,” March 11, 2000

“Gossip goes public,” April 1, 2000

“As Ludwig knows, children need love and discipline,” April 15, 2000

“Why must they obliterate our past at every turn?” May 13, 2000

 “Nice team, shame about the caddy,” August 12, 2000

“How I loost $25,000 on Enron and my son lost everything,” February 11, 2002

 Maclean’s magazine:

“Tarnished Crown?”  June 16, 2005

 “Chef Justice of the Court,” March 1, 2006