The Flying Canoe Volant

It’s the firsr year I’ll be attending the Flying Canoe Volant festival in Mill Creek Ravine near Rutherford School.  I am willing to meet the public and face the people to see what this festival is all about?  At the moment I know three things  Its about the mixing of 3 cultures Metis, French Canadian and First…

The Parking Lot

Drawing on the last bits of energy from another long and exhausting week at the office, my right hand picks up the wireless mouse, turning it over to flick off the power button. I set the mouse into the top drawer on top of pens, board markers and the office toothbrush. It’s an idealistic gesture at…

Friday Night – Bonfire

Its a simple concept: get a few friends, find a piece of land where there are no fire bans, gather up kindling and wood. Then neatly stack your supplies near your fire pit location. Next begin to build a tepee like structure from your kindling and wood supplies. Stuff the inner section with a bit of fire…