The Youth Prevail

While the pandemic and ensuing financial issues forced the Fernie Writers Conference to postpone for a year, the steadfast support […]

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A Crack in the Wall

Last Saturday night at 6 a crack appeared in the wall of our isolation. To be truthful, and historically accurate, […]

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The Weather Broke

A bit of wind pushes the wet into corners, dry for weeks, and spreads the newly freshened air through the open windows and doors of the house.

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Saturday and Sunday

Saturday passed. A day you literally watched leaves unfold on the trees in the backyard. In the morning, as the […]

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This Spring Morning

The mountain did not show yet. Shortly after I woke, the birds started. A pair trilled back and forth.

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Americans in Fernie?

I don’t understand why Fernie’s not crawling with Americans. Their leader dyes his hair the color Cheetos and slathers on […]

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Ahhhh . . . Powder

This is the Fernie we’ve come to love and lured us here to the Lizard Range in the lower right hand corner. 44cm in the last 24 hours!

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Not Even the Ducks

For the last three days, not even the ducks ventured out. Everyone hunkered down. The fire’s been kept burning. I’ve […]

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