My Own Backyard

So I step out my front door, cross the courtyard and skirt my neighbour’s deck. Distance so far: roughly forty metres. Now I cross one fairway of the nine-hole-course surrounding our property. Distance? Fifty more metres, thereabouts. A wire fence, … Continued

Hold The Fort

Canadians are a remarkably peaceable bunch so it’s ironic that so many forts litter our landscape. But I love forts – visited a ton when I was a kid – so this is not an issue for me. Besides, they … Continued